cambridge or cancer?: critical questions about the future of data and technology

I gave a talk recently at WordCamp Long Beach about data, technology, and some important questions I think we need be asking about our shared futures. Why you are losing to data right now I'll add some more thoughts on it soon, but since the video is up now, I figured I'd go ahead and… Continue reading cambridge or cancer?: critical questions about the future of data and technology

the moral obligation to be data literate

dispatches from an age of deep fakes & chaotically creative destruction As data has grown more than our ability to process it, more & more of us are feeling pressed for time. Millions of dollars change hands every year for time-saving hacks, apps, books, seminars… Technology promised to make us more productive & save us time. But… Continue reading the moral obligation to be data literate