The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

Humans can have a deceptive relationship with the technology they build. Sometimes it tricks us, sometimes we trick it, sometimes it tricks itself.

The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

Chinese health insurance customers are fooling their smartphone pedometers so they hit their steps targets while dining

The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

Want to deceive a facial recognition system? Become a clown

The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

An anthropological account of the Indonesian Click Farm industry

The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

Google Duplex isn’t as successful at pretending to be human as we thought

The Weekly Stripe – 24.05.19

And, who could forget the failings of the original automated assistant – Homer’s typing bird