Daily Archives: January 18, 2017

Google and the Misinformed Public

Chronicle of Higher Education: Google and the Misinformed Public http://www.chronicle.com/article/Googlethe-Misinformed/238868 Digital media platforms like Google and Facebook may disavow responsibility for the results of their algorithms, but they can have tremendous — and disturbing — social effects. Racist and sexist … Continue reading

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Note to Tesla owners: Don’t forget your car keys

Note to Tesla owners: Don’t forget your car keys Since some cars don’t even have a spot to put a key (I guess they assume everyone will carry the key on them) this is scary.  Going off without a key, … Continue reading

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@BetsyDeVos Fails – Not Qualifed

Betsy DeVos was asked a basic question about education policy — and couldn’t answer Sen. Al Franken discovers Trump Education Secretary nominee Betsy DeVos doesn't know the difference between proficiency and growth. pic.twitter.com/QFQchwHhuc — Keith Boykin (@keithboykin) January 18, 2017 … Continue reading

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Gene Spafford “You can outsource some of the processing, but you can’t outsource the responsibility.”

Fired IT employee offered to unlock data — for $200,000 http://www.indystar.com/story/news/2017/01/17/after-his-firing-employee-unlock-data-200000/96487962/ Vic Ryckaert Indianapolis-based American College of Education fired its information technology employee last year, according to court documents, but not before an administrative password was changed. The online college … Continue reading

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