Research claims that the TikTok algorithm takes just 2.6 minutes to show vulnerable girls videos touting restrictive eating plans and self-harm content.
Algorithms could increasingly influence human culture, even though we don't have a good understanding of how they interact with us or each other.
Dutch tax authorities used algorithms to automate an austere and punitive war on low-level fraud—the results were catastrophic.
Twitter's cropping feature prefers white faces over black faces, fat Pikachu over skinny Pikachu, and Rachel Dolezal over Obama.
The filter is charming, when it works. Sorry to most Black people.
In the latest datapoint supporting the radical idea that the universe isn’t totally random, a scientist’s observations of about 200,000 galaxies suggest a “rather exotic” model of a spinning universe that is losing its structure over time.
The Target-owned grocery delivery company Shipt is rolling out a new algorithmic pay model that is already draining paychecks. And workers are terrified to speak out.
And it's monetizing that misinformation with ads for the World Wildlife Fund and Greenpeace.
The right-wing site's influence has been massive during impeachment.
No one knows how TikTok’s For You page algorithm works, so users have taken it upon themselves to construct their own theories.
It took a YouTuber's computer 2,700 hours to solve a massive digital Rubik's cube that would be as tall as the Burj Khalifa in reality.