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Three Kinds of Models

This post is based on Dr. Cathy O’Neil’s book “Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy”. Many of us likely develop predictive models, but remain unaware what we are doing. 826 more words

Transactive Memory

Police, NYCLU Face Off In Court Over Use Of Cellphone-Tracking Stingrays

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — How much should the NYPD have to reveal about surveillance technology that can track your cellphone without knowing it.

As WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman reported, police and the New York Civil Liberties Union have a difference of opinion on the subject. 162 more words