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How Black and Latino Youth Navigate Digital Inequality
Andres Lombana-Bermudez contributes to a new book about how black and Latino youth learn, create, and collaborate online.
How surveillance hurts our democratic values
BKC affliate Paola Villareal wins the Inovators Under 35 Latam award for a tool that reversed 20,000 sentences based on discriminatory arrests
The same fake news techniques that benefit autocracies by making everyone unsure about political alternatives undermine democracies by making people question the common political…
Vasilis Kostakis describes sustainable, commons-based design and manufacture in prosthetics & in agricultural machinery for small farms.
There’s a special room dedicated to women in computing. Yelton posted a selfie of herself in the room, posting: “Yes, I am totally taking a selfie in this particular exhibit.”
We used to worry about filter bubbles, which accidentally trap users in a certain sphere of information. In the era of social networks, the bubble has expanded.
Devices give access to those willing to pay up
David O’Brien on tools used by law enforcement to crack into suspects' personal digital devices
Yochai Benkler argues that the mainstream media is our best hope for tempering the radical right.
How the anonymous messaging platform Kik should approach safety for its young audience
Jonathan Zittrain says the chances that the Internet will be a engine for positivity are lower than they were ten years ago
The Twitter celebrity's Laughing Room features a laugh track powered by artificial intelligence
Making Internet-connected devices more secure will require smarter regulations
An immersive project that examines the intersection of art, technology, and privacy
A set of resources for public-interest technologists
Algorithms may be intended to have a positive impact, but what happens when the opposite occurs?
or “Never Trust a Used Algorithm Salesman”
A skeptic's guide to the market for AI technologies, especially for government and policymakers
Why is there so often no overlap, no resemblance whatsoever between the news events reported in mainstream print and broadcast coverage?
“What’s striking about Ocasio-Cortez’s style is just how digitally native it seems."
An Xiao Mina
"The highly asymmetric pattern of media ecosystems we observe on the right and the left, despite the fact that Facebook and Twitter usage is roughly similar on both sides,…