NYU Diversity&Tech Session 9: Political, Policing, and Prison Tech (Continued); Midterm Work

Announcements: Class & NYU Makerspace use next week A note on participation and e-devices Accessing E-books through NYU Libraries REMINDER: PROPOSALS DUE 3.1.19 | Win up to $10,000 in prize money – 2nd Annual Innovators in Aging Award. For more information about the competition’s criteria and how to enter, visit the competition’s website by clicking here. […]

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NYU Diversity&Tech Session 8: Political, Policing, and Prison Tech

Announcements: Class Two more resources for your Midterm: Choosing Sources for your written work: NYU Guide FWD.us example Salient Social Identity PDF A few External Announcements Agenda From Last Week: Gaydar This week: Politics, Policing, and Prison Tech Amazon Rekognition ACLU Letter Academic Study on Amazon Rekognition, with a related Medium and Quartz post Waze […]

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D&T Course Books

Course Books on Reserve at Dibner Library Most of the books from academic publishers are also available as e-books through https://library.nyu.edu. Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor, by Virginia Eubanks (St Martins Press) Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary, Edited by The Keywords Project, Colin MacCabe, and Holly Yanacek […]

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NYU Diversity&Tech Session 7: Social, Home, and other Lifestyle Technologies

Announcements: Class-Related D&T class slideshows are now available from the “Diversity” menu on this site. Numbering your blog posts (this explanation is now also posted on the Class Blog list): Please don’t number your posts to correspond to class sessions! Please make sure that your earliest class post says “Post #1: [Your Main Idea],” and […]

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D&T Midterm Requirements

Due as a blog post on March 11 (I’ll check your blogs on this date)Presentations on March 11 and 13Revisions will be accepted until March 16Grades will be disseminated during spring break, March 18-22. The sample grade sheet is here. Blog Post Your Midterm blog post should be labeled “Midterm Project: [Name of your project]” […]

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