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The light side and dark side of the internet

I just finished reading The Ethical Design Handbook. It is a good read that introduces a set of guidelines that help you design ethical digital experiences. It also discusses dark patterns. Dark patterns pop up all over the place as soon as you know what they are. In this post I will show you one […]

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How Amazon Go gives me an uncomfortable itch

Amazon Go is about more than just a frictionless customer experience. It’s about a service that might collect a lot of customer data.

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The problem with rating systems and how to solve it

This week I finished a book that made me reconsider my ratings for other books. It was that good. As I rated my book on Goodreads.com, I noticed a shortcoming in rating systems: I can’t redefine my definition of ‘best’.

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My first laugh with AI

When I read an article on The Verge about a Google AI that recognizes what I’m drawing, I just head to try it. When drawing at my best, something interesting happened: it made me laugh.

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