How an Undercover Oil Industry Mercenary Tricked Pipeline Opponents Into Believing He Was One of ThemThe InterceptPopular apps share data with Facebook without user consent FT. “[T]he US company’s developer kit did not give the option of waiting for a user’s permission before transmitting some types of data.”Didn’t Get the Job? The Robots May Not Have Liked Your Social Media Activity (video) WSJ (UserFriendly). Clever use of slider-bars to model personalities as bundles of entirely independent traits, driven by data mined from social media personae.
Friday, January 04, 2019
Is Culture Just Bias In Job Interviews?
This Little-Known Libertarian Training School Is Making Federal Judges More Conservative In These Times (MC). If you read ECONNED, you will know this name well! It featured prominently in our Chapter 5, “How ‘Free Markets’ Was Sold.”
ANNALS OF AGE DISCRIMINATION: If You’re Over 50, Chances Are the Decision to Leave a Job Won’t be Yours.