Donald Knuth: Algorithms, TeX, Life, and The Art of Computer Programming | MIT | Artificial Intelligence Podcast
Donald Knuth: Algorithms, TeX, Life, and The Art of Computer Programming https://lexfridman.com/donald-knuth/
New study: The advertising industry is systematically breaking the law
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"In May, Nils Melzer, the UN’s Special Rapporteur on torture, condemned the “deliberate, concerted and sustained nature of the abuse inflicted on Mr Assange”.
“In 20 years of work with victims of war, violence and political persecution, I have never seen a group of democratic states ganging up to deliberately isolate, demonise and abuse a single individual for such a long time and with so little regard for human dignity and the rule of law.""
⚠️ New study by the Norwegian Consumer Council exposes how the advertising industry is systematically breaking the law
anno nuovo, episodio nuovo: "Violazioni privacy: chi paga?"
Modern data tracking is a big risk for democracy, if only because 'they' know exactly who joined the protest.
apparently the hashtag 'dantealighieri' on Facebook in English posts gets translated in Italian to a pro-Salvini hashtag (Salvini is the leader of a racist right-wing party)
'The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade'
by Audrey Watters
@laetsgo How are you? Well settled in the new job, I guess? I hope you are having fabulous holidays with all your dears, and relaxing ones too. I'm taking the last available chance to send you my best wishes, I hope the new year and the new decade bring you all you desire. Also, I will be back, enough with silence.
Be well, my friend. Ave atque vale. W
'Twelve Million Phones, One Dataset, Zero Privacy'
Hey encyclopedia.com, I think you REALLY need to have a little chat with your algorithm
Un petit appel, svp, pour m'aider à faire connaître Numericatous. Si vous pouviez en parler, partager, se serait super gentil. Je ne suis qu'un petit auto-entrepreneur, j'essaye de vivre de ma passion en promouvant les logiciels libres ;-) Un grand merci d'avance !
6 remarkable features of the new United Nations open source initiative https://red.ht/2PA55Ra via @firstname.lastname@example.org by @email@example.com
by Brian Kernighan!!!
UNIX: A History and a Memoir https://www.amazon.it/dp/1695978552/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_K1QRDbDB17F2Y
A data knight, far too aware of the dark side.
The algorithmic is political. ('is' as in A⊆P)
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!