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mimi rojanasakul
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"Keeping algorithms secret is central to their cultural-economic power, which is the capacity to employ quantification in the service of qualification. Numbers have disappeared from view"
potlatch: against quality (via nathanjurgenson)
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"'Big data' has this intoxicating effect. We start collecting it out of fear, but then it seduces us into thinking that it will give us power. In the end, it's just a mirror, reflecting whatever assumptions we approach it with"
The Internet With A Human Face - Beyond Tellerrand 2014 Conference Talk (via nathanjurgenson)
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