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Each week, Oxford Internet Institute students Josh Cowls and Nayana Prakash discuss the latest in news from the world of tech, and find out more about the work of other internet researchers. AlgoRhythms is originally broadcast at oxideradio.live

AlgoRhythms Josh Cowls and Nayana Prakash

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Each week, Oxford Internet Institute students Josh Cowls and Nayana Prakash discuss the latest in news from the world of tech, and find out more about the work of other internet researchers. AlgoRhythms is originally broadcast at oxideradio.live

    AlgoRhythms 2.5: How COVID is changing tech work

    AlgoRhythms 2.5: How COVID is changing tech work

    In this week's episode, Josh and Nayana look at the crucial and changing role played by tech workers with a focus on Facebook content moderation, Amazon warehouse workers and Twitter's new work-from-home policy.

    • 15 min
    AlgoRhythms 2.4: COVID and Disinformation

    AlgoRhythms 2.4: COVID and Disinformation

    This week, Josh and Nayana discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic is amplifying the existing challenges of online disinformation, with a focus on China, Ethiopia and the US.

    • 19 min
    AlgoRhythms 2.3: COVID and Privacy

    AlgoRhythms 2.3: COVID and Privacy

    In this week's episode, Josh and Nayana discuss the impact on privacy of measures being adopted to fight the COVID crisis, including symptom-checking in India, immunity passports in the UK, and temperature-testing in the US. 

    • 17 min
    AlgoRhythms 2.2: Tech in the Time of Corona v2

    AlgoRhythms 2.2: Tech in the Time of Corona v2

    This week, Josh and Nayana discuss the latest stories from the world of tech, including Facebook's ban of anti-lockdown protest pages, Amazon's new restrictions on COVID-related worker absence, and a new report highlighting the role for AI in espionage.

    • 12 min
    AlgoRhythms 2.1: Tech in the Time of Corona

    AlgoRhythms 2.1: Tech in the Time of Corona

    Josh and Nayana are back to take a look at the changing world of tech in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, looking at the role being played by Apple and Google as well as that of national governments such as India, and examine Facebook's latest...

    • 11 min
    AlgoRhythms 0.4: Testing Times

    AlgoRhythms 0.4: Testing Times

    A brief update from Josh and Nayana about what the future holds for AlgoRhythms.

    • 2 min

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