Jesse Hirsh

The end of algorithmic moderation or the emergence of a new automated morality?

Posted by on Monday, August 23rd, 2021 in Metaviews

We’ve previously and repeatedly written about how sex workers are the Internet’s equivalent of the canary in the coal mine as ...

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Taking power back from the algorithm

Posted by on Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 in Metaviews

I was driving home from an errand run early this (Monday) morning when I saw two of my goats in the middle of the side road near o...

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WTF is the Metaverse?!

Posted by on Monday, July 26th, 2021 in Metaviews

It may no longer be a cliché to argue that we live in different realities that themselves appear to be diverging. The obvious exa...

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The bot era has begun

Posted by on Thursday, July 22nd, 2021 in Metaviews

It’s easy to recognize that automation has had a huge opportunity to advance as a result of the pandemic. However as a concept, ...

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The right to repair is not the ability to repair

Posted by on Thursday, July 8th, 2021 in Metaviews

Living out in the country, the repair ethos flourishes. I suspect it is partly a consequence of extra space. Seemingly everyone ha...

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Terminated by an algorithm

Posted by on Tuesday, June 29th, 2021 in Metaviews

Yesterday we talked about how AI can act unethically, as well as encourage and enable humans to engage in unethical behaviour. Th...

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