Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: ethics

30 bookmarks tagged “ethics

To Understand Facebook Today, Read Its Earliest Critics | by Joanne McNeil | Oct, 2020 | OneZero

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Hardly a week goes by without another Facebook scandal. Frustration with Facebook and criticism of it — even despair over it and outright hatred of it — seems constant, evergreen. It’s been this way…

What’s missing from corporate statements on racial injustice? The real cause of racism. | MIT Technology Review

technologyreview.com/2020/09/05/1008187/racial-injustice-statements-tech-companies-racism-racecraft-opinion/
On August 31, Airbnb launched Project Lighthouse, an initiative meant to “uncover, measure, and overcome discrimination” on the home-sharing platform. According to the company, Project Lighthouse will identify discrimination by measuring whether a renter’s perceived race correlates with differences in the rate or quality of that person’s bookings, cancellations, or reviews. This project comes amid…

Losers: Recovering Lost Property in Japan and the United States by Mark D. West :: SSRN

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This Article examines the lost property regime of Japan, which has one of the most impressive reputations in the world for returning lost property to its rightf

Humane by Design

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Humane by Design is a resource that provides guidance for designing ethically humane digital products through patterns focused on user well-being.

Why we should bulldoze the business school | News | The Guardian

theguardian.com/news/2018/apr/27/bulldoze-the-business-school
The long read: There are 13,000 business schools on Earth. That’s 13,000 too many. And I should know – I’ve taught in them for 20 years

De l’automatisation des inégalités | InternetActu.net

internetactu.net/2018/01/15/de-lautomatisation-des-inegalites/
Dans une récente  tribune pour le New York Times, lavocate Elisabeth Mason (@elismason1), directrice du Laboratoire pauvreté et technologie qui ...

Quelle éthique pour le design ? | InternetActu.net

internetactu.net/2017/09/18/quelle-ethique-pour-le-design/
Le designer Gauthier Roussilhe (blog) est parti à la rencontre de 12 designers à travers lEurope pour parler déthique appliquée à leur ...

guest post: artificial intelligence discovers gayface. sigh. – scatterplot

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The following is a guest post by Greggor Mattson. AI Can’t Tell if You’re Gay… But it Can Tell if You’re a Walking Stereotype. [First published September 9th. This post has been updated with subsequent information, denoted by square brackets, cited on this resource of responses to the story by tweeters, bloggers, media, and Kosinski himself].…