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BBC News - Amazon workers face 'increased risk of mental illness'
“The characteristics of this type of job, the evidence shows increased risk of mental illness and physical illness.”
amazon  work  employment  health  inequality 
december 2013 by phillmv
Algorithmic Rape Jokes in the Library of Babel | Quiet Babylon
“We apologize for any offence our algorithms may have caused” is right up there with “the motive of the algorithm is still unclear” as strange markers of a strange time.
algorithms  amazon  culture  internet  sta  motivealgorithm  newaesthetic 
march 2013 by phillmv

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