The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms That Control Money and Information

@inproceedings{Pasquale2015TheBB,
  title={The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms That Control Money and Information},
  author={Frank A. Pasquale},
  year={2015}
}
Every day, corporations are connecting the dots about our personal behaviorsilently scrutinizing clues left behind by our work habits and Internet use. The data compiled and portraits created are incredibly detailed, to the point of being invasive. But who connects the dots about what firms are doing with this information? The Black Box Society argues that we all need to be able to do soand to set limits on how big data affects our lives. Hidden algorithms can make (or ruin) reputations, decide… 

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