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
158 pages18cm × 26cm
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