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    New Book on Big Data

    by  • June 6, 2016 • Posts • 0 Comments

    Big Data is not a monolith

    Cassidy Sugimoto, Hamid Ekbia and Michael Mattioli have published an edited volume titled “Big Data Is Not a Monolith”. The book (published by MIT Press) focuses on the myriad ways Big Data is affecting our lives. The book overview reads: The book is available through MIT Press (link).

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    The Europe Lectures

    by  • June 6, 2016 • Posts

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    Hamid Ekbia gave a series of talks in Germany, Austria and Denmark with themes ranging from heteromated labor, the political economy of AI and computing and drone warfare. Here is a list of the talks: Refracting Interfaces: Autonomy, Opacity, and Accountability. Invited Workshop: Screen Operations. Humboldt University (July 13-14, 2016). To Automate or to...

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    CROMI in CHI2016

    by  • February 4, 2016 • Posts • 0 Comments

    CROMI has a paper in the Human-Computer Interaction (CHI 2016 ) conference that will take place from May 7-9, 2016 in San Jose, California. The paper is titled: Citizens for Science and Science for Citizens:  The View from Participatory Design. Here is the abstract:  

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    Conference: ‘Reconfiguring Global Space: The Geography, Politics, And Ethics Of Drone War”

    by  • July 14, 2015 • Posts • 0 Comments

    IU Bloomington is hosting a conference titled ‘Reconfiguring Global Space: The Geography, Politics, And Ethics Of Drone War’ from July 13-17. The event which is sponsered by IU School of Global and International Studies and organized by IU faculty Hamid Ekbia and Majed Akhtar is organized into 4 session: ‘War and Policing’, ‘Technology’, ‘Culture...

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