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How digital platforms can trick us

Uber's IPO will value the company at more than $80 billion, yet the data it collects on its users may be worth even more – and creates the potential for dangerous manipulation.

Google’s algorithms are biased

Google's algorithms reflect bias against members of racialized and gendered groups.

The new digital divide

Technology experts have long worried about a 'digital divide' between those who could use computers and those who could not. Artificial intelligence algorithms are widening the gulf.

Google's cool Avengers Endgame Thanos search trick

This Avengers Endgame Google search trick is pretty cool.

Using Google Images to identify the diet of Africa’s largest eagle

Scientists now have a better understanding of what martial eagles eat. This is valuable for the conservation of this endangered species.

Google officially opened its first Artificial Intelligence research center in Africa

Google AI Accra research center is now open for business.

South Africa will be tracking social media fake news ahead of the 2019 elections

Google is set tho help South Africa track down social media predators ahead of the 2019 elections.