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Tracing the arc of a persons life, ONeil exposes the black box models that shape our future, both as individuals and as a society.
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Goodreads, semi-finalist for the 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards (Science and Technology).
Longlisted for the National Book Award.
But as Cathy ONeil reveals in this urgent and necessary book, the opposite is true.XX, 10 ).Welcome to the dark side of Big Data.xxii, 29 ) 133.But in the end, its up to us to become more savvy about the models that govern our lives.V, 1719 ).In theory, this should lead to greater fairness: Everyone is judged according to the same rules, and bias is eliminated.Organized by Seaven Studio together with over dozen other French indie developers, the promotion features 15 innovative French indie games.This important book empowers us to ask the tough questions, uncover the truth, and demand change.Boston Globe, Best Books of 2016, Non-Fiction.Wbur's jelly beans boozled ruleta "On Point Best Books of 2016: Staff Picks.xxvi, 52 ).