Code-Dependent: Pros and Cons of the Algorithm Age
Type of work: Report
Categories:ICT Infrastructure | Policy & Regulation
Algorithms are aimed at optimizing everything. They can save lives, make things easier and conquer chaos. Still, experts worry they can also put too much control in the hands of corporations and governments, perpetuate bias, create filter bubbles, cut choices, creativity and serendipity, and could result in greater unemployment.