Because its products and services permeate our lives, Google has tremendous power. If the company cannot even pretend to care about its internal “Ethical AI” co-leader, how much do you think they care about the rest of us?

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Dr. Timnit Gebru and I do not know each other. I…

Der folgende Essay entstand Anfang 2019 aufgrund einer Einladung, für ein Buch über Freiheit ein Kapitel zum Thema “Freiheit und Digitalisierung” beizusteuern. Die Wiedergabe des Texts hier erfolgt mit freundlicher Genehmigung des Verlags.

Diagnose: Ambivalenz. Freiheit im digitalen Zeitalter

Im Frühjahr 1999 strahlte die BBC ein Interview mit David Bowie aus, in dem sich der Sänger…

«Did Google Manipulate Search for [presidential candidate]?» was the title of a video that showed up in my facebook feed. …

“questions” by xkcd

Women need to be put in their place. Women cannot be trusted. Women shouldn’t have rights. Women should be in the kitchen. …

You might have come across the latest UN Women awareness campaign. Originally in print, it has been spreading online for almost two days. …

Do you watch internet pornography? Chances are you do: worldwide, there are 72 million visitors monthly to pornographic web sites, and 42.7% of internet users view adult entertainment.

Before you start arguing about statistics, their meaning, their biases, know this: I agree with being critical — but the point I’m…

Anna Jobin

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