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Articles tagged algorithms (31)

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Liam Andrew    July 16, 2014
Some historical collections are aiming to enable serendipitous content discovery, peering beyond the current limitations of search to capture happy accidents.
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Caroline O'Donovan    July 8, 2014
“We’re always navigating information and culture by way of these mechanisms, and every mechanism has a built in notion of what it’s trying to accomplish.”
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Mark Coddington    March 21, 2014
Plus: Debating Twitter’s publicness and the ethics of quoting tweets, robot journalists, and the rest of the week’s news about journalism and the web.
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Caroline O'Donovan    March 5, 2014
Nick Diakopoulos explains why journalists needs to start thinking more critically about algorithms that govern an increasingly large share of our lives.
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Staci D. Kramer    January 28, 2014
Modeled on lean mobile-first startups like Instagram, the reborn Inside.com wants to be your front door to news on your phone — by using humans as aggregators and filters, not reporters.
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Justin Ellis    December 3, 2013
The paper, printed by The Newspaper Club, is a collection of longform Guardian stories selected and laid out with the help of algorithms.
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Caroline O'Donovan    August 6, 2013
Finding a great profile or in-depth interview can be like finding a needle in a haystack; Google’s new algorithm is here to help.
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Mark Coddington    March 29, 2013
Plus: Flipboard’s big edit-your-own-magazine overhaul, the future of RSS, U.S. government secrecy, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.