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It's hard to imagine how they can avoid having basic governance being forced upon them, and that dear readers is the problem. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/technology/facebook-privacy.html...

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More AI horror

A startup called Predictim has created an algorithm that scans the online footprint of a prospective babysitter to determine their “risk” levels for parents. Turns out the datasets are full of systemic bias and a bit racist to boot. https://gizmodo.com/predictim-claims-its-ai-can-flag-risky-babysitters-so-1830913997...

Arsemuck

You would think with the way Nutella, Smith’s Crisp’s etc have been gamed over the years, Myer & Toblerone would have been a tad cautious about letting the public take over the packaging but hey, laughs....

Loving the American Express initiative to support local businesses. It’s simple and practical, no mean feat in financial marketing. (& go to Paper Bird in Potts Point, it’s great)...