In this week’s episode, I chat with Nick Diakopoulos from the University of Maryland at College Park. Nick recently co-hosted an event on algorithmic transparency at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University.¬†Nick and I chat about algorithms and the skill sets journalists now need in an era where data is becoming such a big part of the day-to-day job.

Links

Data-Driven Rankings (Nick et al) (behind a $0.99 paywall)

 

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