Posts tagged 'surveillance'

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Notes From An Emergency

“Silicon Valley brings us the worst of two economic systems: the inefficiency of a command economy coupled with the remorselessness of laissez-faire liberalism.”

“Silicon Valley brings us the worst of two economic systems: the inefficiency of a command economy coupled with the remorselessness of laissez-faire liberalism.”

#AIYProjects is smart marketing. Makers who should know better happily submit their utterances for surveillance.

https://www.raspberrypi.org/magpi/google-aiy-voice-magpi-57/

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Build a Better Monster: Morality, Machine Learning, and Mass Surveillance

“Above all, people need to have control of their data, a way to carve out private and semi-private spaces, and a functional public arena for politics and civil discourse. They also need robust protection from manipulation by algorithms, well-intentioned or not.”

“Above all, people need to have control of their data, a way to carve out private and semi-private spaces, and a functional public arena for politics and civil discourse. They also need robust protection from manipulation by algorithms, well-intentioned or not.”