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Jessica Fjeld is quoted discussing the viability of lawsuits involving generative AI alleged to infringe upon artists' copyright claims.
BKC Faculty Associate David Nemer was interviewed about his accurate prediction of a "January 6-like event" following Brazil's elections.
"So while it’s impossible to predict what a future filled with A.I. lobbyists will look like, it will probably make the already influential and powerful even more so."
“We’re already used to tech companies having this enormous amount of access to our personal life. By extension, the U.S. government has that access, and so how do we feel about…
BKC Affiliate Aviv Ovadya discusses social media algorithms that burst, otherwise known as bridging systems.
BKC Faculty Associate Abbey Stemler was interviewed about TikTok’s legal liability for failing to protect children from inappropriate content.
BKC Faculty Associate Fran Berman joined Alan Chartock of WAMC Northeast Public Radio, Jim Ketterer, and Sarah Rogerson in a roundtable discussion of issues in the news and beyond.
BKC Faculty Associate Zeynep Tufekci writes about technical debt, the problem at the heart of Southwest’s flight cancellation fiasco.
"A group of researchers, builders and activists came together to discuss platform cooperativism and the intersection with the web3 movement. We touched on some of the key…
BKC Youth and Media Director Sandra Cortesi commented on the practice of sharing photos of children on social media.
Joan Donovan writes about the Twitter Files and Elon Musk’s failing attempts to shape the media’s narrative.
Jonathan Zittrain sits down with Jill Lepore in a podcast…
BKC Faculty Associate Zeynep Tufekci
Kishonna Gray discusses digital migration and Black Twitter with Chris Gilliard.
"Twitter changed leadership from one mercurial billionaire to another, and in that regard it affirms that the site was never 'ours'..."
Evelyn Douek, BKC Faculty Associate, writes about how to improve content moderation.
On the Hard Fork podcast, Aviv Ovadya speaks about ChatGPT, its potential, and related concerns.
Aviv Ovadya, BKC Affiliate, speaks about ChatGPT, its potential, and related concerns.
Sandra Wachter, BKC Faculty Associate, discusses ChatGPT and its concerns for academics and education.
RSM Visiting Scholar Kate Klonick writes about the positive steps Meta’s Oversight Board recently took, and how it can…
David Weinberger discusses the shift in Twitter’s appeal to the right following Musk’s takeover.
BKC Affiliate Elettra Bietti explores the distinctions and assumptions around platforms' functioning in markets.