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Lie Machines

Artificially intelligent “bot” accounts bolster or berate politicians on Twitter. Conspiracy theorists publish junk news sites to promote their bunk. Campaigners create fake dating profiles to attract young voters. In Lie Machines: How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives (May 19, 2020 publication date), author […]

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Pax Technica

Should we fear or welcome the internet’s evolution? The “internet of things” is the rapidly growing network of everyday objects—eyeglasses, cars, thermostats—made smart with sensors and internet addresses. Soon we will live in a pervasive yet invisible network of everyday objects that communicate with one another. In this original and […]

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Pax Technica: Introduction

The “internet of things” is the rapidly growing network of everyday objects that have been equipped with sensors, small power supplies, and internet addresses. We are used to an internet of computers, mobile phones, gaming consoles, and other kinds of consumer electronics. But a whole host of other products are […]

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Pax Technica: Preface

In the next few years we will be immersed in a world of connected devices. This book is about the political impact of having everyone and everything connected through digital networks. The “internet of things” consists of human-made objects with small power supplies, embedded sensors, and addresses on the internet. […]