Month: February 2017

Unboxing Algorithms

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Business & Culture / User Research / UX Design

I’m on a team with Ariel Duncan and Paul Roberts, and for our graduate “thesis” project, we chose to focus on algorithms and their impact on culture. We landed on algorithms – and the technologies that use them – because of the increasing roles that they play in shaping daily human life. With the results of the 2016 election, we felt that it was timely to understand algorithm’s often opaque internal mechanisms and hidden biases. Part of our […]