99% Invisible

274- The Age of the Algorithm

25:44 | Sep 5th, 2017

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Computer algorithms now shape our world in profound and mostly invisible ways. They predict if we’ll be valuable customers and whether we’re likely to repay a loan. They filter what we see on social media, sort through resumes, and evaluate … Continu...Show More


I really want to check out the book that is mentioned in this episode