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[BIG ANNOUNCEMENT] New Edition of “Waiting for Robots” (out Fall 2024 in the US)

The journey from En attendans les robots, which I published in 2019 in French (and was republished in pocket edition… read more [BIG ANNOUNCEMENT] New Edition of “Waiting for Robots” (out Fall 2024 in the US)

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[Video] Wrapping Up Three Great Days of Our Annual Conference INDL-6 in Berlin (Oct. 9-11, 2023)

Back in 2017, we set up the European Network on Digital Labor with a few friends. The project evolved into… read more [Video] Wrapping Up Three Great Days of Our Annual Conference INDL-6 in Berlin (Oct. 9-11, 2023)

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[Video] Uber Files Exposed: My Testimony at the French Parliament Hearing

On Wednesday, May 17, 2023, I shared my expertise on the intricate relationship between Uber, the platform economy, and the… read more [Video] Uber Files Exposed: My Testimony at the French Parliament Hearing

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My Chapter in New ETUI Book “Artificial Intelligence, Labour and Society”

In March 2024, the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) in Brussels published the book titled Artificial Intelligence, Labour and Society,… read more My Chapter in New ETUI Book “Artificial Intelligence, Labour and Society”

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Digital ‘detox’ is a form of class privilege: my new interview in magazine Nouvel Obs (March 28, 2024)

In a recent interview with Rémi Noyon for French the magazine Novel Obs, I had the privilege to say my… read more Digital ‘detox’ is a form of class privilege: my new interview in magazine Nouvel Obs (March 28, 2024)

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[Podcast] Everything You Wanted to Know About the European Platform Work Directive, But Were Afraid to Ask (Radio France Culture, March 22, 2024)

On March 22, 2024, I was invited at Radio France Culture’s program “Le Meilleur des Mondes” to discuss the recent… read more [Podcast] Everything You Wanted to Know About the European Platform Work Directive, But Were Afraid to Ask (Radio France Culture, March 22, 2024)

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Read My Interview About AI and Global Inequalities (Libération, March 21, 2024)

In the French newspaper Libération, I was interviewed on the phenomenon of the “hired hands of automation” in low-income countries…. read more Read My Interview About AI and Global Inequalities (Libération, March 21, 2024)

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How Robot Drive-Thrus Scare And Exploit Fast Food Workers

The narrative of automation is a capitalist scare tactic. Threatening to displace workers en masse, conceals the underlying reality: AI… read more How Robot Drive-Thrus Scare And Exploit Fast Food Workers

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Against the Smartphone: My Review of Juan Carlos De Martin’s Latest Book (Il Manifesto, March 2, 2024)

The Italian newspaper Il Manifesto publishes a review, penned by me, of the latest book by engineer and philosopher Juan… read more Against the Smartphone: My Review of Juan Carlos De Martin’s Latest Book (Il Manifesto, March 2, 2024)

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[Podcast] Extracting Data: My Interview in Historic Italian Independent Broadcaster (Radio Onda Rossa, Feb. 19, 2024)

I was interviewed by Radio Onda Rossa, one of the oldest independent Italian “free” radios. The name of the program… read more [Podcast] Extracting Data: My Interview in Historic Italian Independent Broadcaster (Radio Onda Rossa, Feb. 19, 2024)

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[Video] French Company Annouced AI Would “Replace” Its Staff. What’s Behind the Press Release? (Feb. 15, 2024)

I participated in the discussion panel organized by French Union Solidaires Informatique. The panel, held in Paris, was titled “Les… read more [Video] French Company Annouced AI Would “Replace” Its Staff. What’s Behind the Press Release? (Feb. 15, 2024)

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[Podcast] Do Human Rights Belong in AI? My Interview with the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (Feb. 15, 2024)

What do labor exploitation, climate change and the colonial past have to do with generative AI? And as a professional… read more [Podcast] Do Human Rights Belong in AI? My Interview with the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (Feb. 15, 2024)