This week's net.wars, "Creepiness at scale", wishes companies would stop mining Philip K. Dick for new dystopias to invent:

This week's net.wars, "Level two", visits the danger zone this week's NHTSB report highlights between the reality of today's "AI" and our perception of it:

This week's net.wars, "Update needed", reviews Kieren McCarthy's (@kieren) paper on Internet governance. Tl;dr: needs an update:

This week's net.wars, "Nine meals to anarchy", revisits a 2020 talk by the Birmingham Food Council's Kate Cooper for the Cybernetics Society (@cybsights) on her work understanding the fragile, complex system that feeds us:

In this week's net.wars, "Well may the bogeyman come", we visit (in person!) @cpdpconferences to find frustration and hope among the thoughts of the future of privacy:

This week's net.wars, "Mona Lisa smile", hopes Zoom will listen to the 27 human rights groups, led by @fightfortheftr, asking it not to install "emotion detection"; it's not a feature, it's a bug!

This week's net.wars, "False economy" finds that this week every cryptocurrency has been unhappy in its own way:

This week's net.wars, "Heartbeat", reads Justice Alito's draft ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, and considers the privacy implications:

This week's net.wars, "The abundance of countries", mashes together the CJEU ruling on Article 17 of the copyright directive, free speech on Twitter, the nascent cybercrime treaty, and AI-enhanced plagiarism:

@ColinTheMathmo Yes. I twas just a rfailure to realize I needed to page up.

@ColinTheMathmo Not sure which message, but I do have the one you sent the tech people without tagging me!

This week's net.wars, "The data of sport", reads @juliapowles' and @tobywalsh's paper on the rampant collection of data about athletes (and watches the video of the launch panel); as usual all the wrong people benefit:

This week's net.wars, "The price of 'free'", welcomes Amazon' Staten Island's vote to unionize and considers the context:

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