Some of you know our Data Engineer, Peter Darche, for his masterful wit and expert pun-making. What you might not know is Pete also sends out an all-staff email of his favorite links of the week. We decided we cannot keep such bounty to ourselves anymore - the world must know!
So from Pete to you - enjoy a mix of articles on that lovely intersection of data, technology and social change!
Using Data for Good
- Columbia University's Data Science Institute analyzes how a simple but effective intervention works to challenge negative stereotpyes and narrow the achievement gap.
Data Impacting Society
- Addressing questions of control, discrimination, and social sorting at University of Sheffield's Data Power Conference June 22-23.
- Algorithmic agnosticism - Kate Crawford presents algorithms from ten distinct scenes of public life to ask what kinds of politics do they instantiate?
Data Science Goodies
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