Mute Vol. 3, no. 4

Slave to the Algorithm

As the financial crisis fastens its grip ever tighter around the means of human and natural survival, the age of the algorithm has hit full stride. This phase-shift has been a long time coming of course, and was undoubtedly as much a cause of the crisis as its effect, with self-propelling algorithmic power replacing human labour and judgement and creating event fields far below the threshold of human perception and responsiveness.

Contributors: Alberto Toscano, Bogdan Dragos & Inigo Wilkins, Benedict Seymour
Publisher: Mute
158 pages
18cm × 26cm
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781906496043
10,00 €
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