The Weekly Stripe – 9.2.18

This week’s reads are about shallowness and limitations of technology, and the danger of overestimating it

A brief history of paper jams: the “ultimate challenge” for printer engineers

Greedy, brittle, opaque, and shallow: the downsides to deep learning

The Shallowness of Google Translate: a piece on what gets lost in translation 

An interesting read about the seven deadly sins of AI predictions

A memo on techlash against Amazon, Facebook and Google and what can be done about antitrust limitations