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November 2021


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Nicki Washington: How Tackling Tech's Diversity Challenges Can Spur Innovation

Nicki Washington: How Tackling Tech's Diversity Challenges Can Spur Innovation

Computer scientist and educator says technology's diversity problems begin in learning and working environments


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Jeannette Wing: How Computing Has Transformed

Jeannette Wing: How Computing Has Transformed

Data science expert talks about how trustworthy AI and causal reasoning can help society solve real-world problems


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Who Is Writing Our Digital Future, and Why It Matters?

Who Is Writing Our Digital Future, and Why It Matters?

The world is not built for everybody—we must make sure every voice is heard and every body seen


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Text and Data Mining of In-Copyright Works: Is It Legal?

Text and Data Mining of In-Copyright Works

How copyright law might be an impediment to text and data mining research.


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Privacy Engineering Superheroes

Privacy Engineering Superheroes

Privacy engineers are essential to both preventing and responding to organizational privacy problems.


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Shaping Ethical Computing Cultures

Shaping Ethical Computing Cultures

Lessons from the recent past.


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Explicative Programming

Explicative Programming

Making Computational Thinking relevant to schools.


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We Are Not Users: Gaining Control Over New Technologies

We Are Not Users

Seeking a more selective approach to technology usage.


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Medical Artificial Intelligence: The European Legal Perspective

Medical Artificial Intelligence

Although the European Commission proposed new legislation for the use of "high-risk artificial intelligence" earlier this year, the existing European fundamental rights framework already provides some clear guidance on the use…

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