Sunday January 11, 2015
From your credit rating to your search results: How algorithms create a black box society
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- From your credit rating to your search results: How algorithms create a black box society
- Full Episode
If you're not concerned about your privacy and the data trails you leave, think again. In his book The Black Box Society, and law professor Frank Pasquale argues that the secret algorithms corporations use affect our information access and our finances without our knowledge.