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The Dark Side of Data

“Predictive programs are only as good as the data they are trained on, and that data has a complex history.” This is the conclusion drawn by Kate Crawford in her piece for the Times “Artificial Intelligence’s White Guy Problem.” She

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China’s National Library to Archive 200 Billion Weibo Posts

Sina Weibo is a Chinese microblogging website and one of the biggest social media platforms in China.  It will contribute 210 million news articles and 200 billion Weibo microblog posts to the National Library of China (NLC).  It’s a way

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