The Weekly Stripe – 13.04.18

The pieces of this week all address the question: Can technology ever be neutral?

Nav Dhunay argues that we should ditch the hyperbole of good and evil to focus on the applications and cost-benefits of technology

The idea that tools are neutral goes back a long way in Silicon Valley

The Californian Ideology is fuelled by the single belief that machines will fix everything

Nicole Kobie explores the potential of AI to incorporate and perpetuate human biases

Is philanthropy just an afterthought to the main trend of technological exploitation?