Telling It Like It Is: Technology

Technology is increasingly manipulating our minds. What we think we want might not be what we actually need. And this is making us sick. So, what can we do about it? Take a look or listen to the podcast with my guest, Ian Douglas.

How algorithms control online information

It may sound unexciting, but the transition from human editors and curators to algorithmic engines powering the likes of Google and Facebook is changing what we see, when and how. Ethical considerations are flexible and are, in my view, necessarily human decisions.   The mechanised approach to managing online data takes little account of ethics.   ThisContinue reading “How algorithms control online information”