It was features in the News of the CACM: https://cacm.acm.org/opinion/interviews/252296-stop-talking-about-ai-ethics-its-time-to-talk-about-power/fulltext
I can't wait to get a copy of Kate Crawford's new book, Atlas of AI!
Dear Fediverse, we announce:
ActivityPub for Administrations
Our members at #SocialHub are very busy preparing for our European Commission events. In two webinars and a workshop we'll introduce EU representatives to @activitypub and its applications on the #fediverse
Besides focus on deploying #activitypub apps in EU institutions, we'll establish liaison, and will hopefully broaden mutual co-op in future.
We organize together with @NGIZero who provide great support!
Back on my never-ending hiring parade, we're looking for junior and mid-career data scientists!
This will be curation, management, and creating new uses for petabytes of biological and environmental research data -- in other words, actual data science, with emphasis on science! Explore a world where data science doesn't involve targeted advertising!
[Full-time] Junior Systems Administrator at The Tor Project, Inc. https://www.fossjobs.net/job/10449/junior-systems-administrator-at-the-tor-project-inc/ #jobs
hey my department at NYU has two very exciting opportunities you all should apply for: a teaching/research fellowship ($30k stipend, due 4/15) https://tisch.nyu.edu/itp/red-burns-fellowship and a project residency ($5k stipend, due 5/1) https://tisch.nyu.edu/itp/itp-ima-project-residency1
Owncast is a Small Web app – let’s embrace that fully!
So nice to be featured in the Tech Radar by ThoughtWorks: "An opinionated guide to technology frontiers" 🤩🙏
The Tor Project is hiring a Junior Systems Administrator! Please retweet and share this opportunity with your networks.
Talking & connecting is a basic human need, so why should we allow our online interaction to be seized by companies that (by commercial design) are after personal data? Especially for public services like national/European administration citizens deserve to connect in a way that serves them, instead of data-hungry third parties.
All too often I hear "how can we justify funds to maintain research software?"
But really, we should be asking "How can we justify _not_ funding it?"
My colleagues and I wrote a thing: https://www.nature.com/articles/s43588-021-00048-5
#Emacs 27.2 is released: https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2021-03/msg01249.html
It comes with #orgmode 9.4.4, the latest stable Org release.
The Tor Project is joining calls for Richard M. Stallman to be removed from board, staff, volunteer, and other leadership positions in the FOSS community, including the Free Software Foundation and the GNU Project. Sign the open letter: https://rms-open-letter.github.io/
Job opportunity, UK, libraries & research data
Hey folks, we're recruiting for an Assistant Data Services Specialist at the British Library to support our research data strategy and DataCite consortium. It's a great entry-level post for anyone wanting to develop into a career in research data management from a more traditional research or libraries background.
Full time, fixed term (2 years), salary from £23,250
Details & application form: https://britishlibrary.recruitment.zellis.com/birl/pages/vacancy.jsf?latest=01002386
I will be presenting my work on privacy-respecting artificial intelligence for a non-expert audience at Falling Walls Lab Leuven on April 1st
I am a PhD candidate in the Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography group at KU Leuven, Belgium. I do Privacy Engineering with Artificial Intelligence.
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