Tucson Festival of Books

Secret Perils Of AI, Internet


Take a deep dive into the world behind the digital one we see. Kashmir Hill and Jeff Horwitz will delve into the origin and uses of facial recognition technology, the failures at Facebook to control abuses, and how algorithms "are a pervading force ... already influencing cultural consumers and creators."


Panelists
Kashmir Hill

Kashmir Hill is a tech reporter at The New York Times. She writes about the unexpected and sometimes ominous ways technology is changing our lives, particularly when it comes to our privacy. She joined The New York Times in 2019, after having worked at Gizmodo Media Group, Fusion, Forbes Magazine and Above the Law....

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Jeff Horwitz

Jeff Horwitz is a technology reporter for The Wall Street Journal. His work on “The Facebook Files” won the George Polk Award for Business Reporting and the Gerald Loeb Award for Beat Reporting....

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Books:
Your Face Belongs to Us
A Secretive Startup's Quest to End Privacy as We Know It
Kashmir Hill
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Random House Publishing Group
September 2023
ISBN 9780593448564
416 pages
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Broken Code
Inside Facebook and the Fight to Expose Its Harmful Secrets
Jeff Horwitz
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
January 2023
ISBN 9780385549189
336 pages
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