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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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[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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“The More AI Progresses, the Greater the Need for Human Labor”: Extensive Interview in the German Journal Soziopolis (24 Jan. 2024)

The German journal Soziopolis presents an interview-essay conducted by researcher Nikolas Kill with me. This English translation reproduces the original… read more “The More AI Progresses, the Greater the Need for Human Labor”: Extensive Interview in the German Journal Soziopolis (24 Jan. 2024)

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[Podcast] Radio France Spotlights My Research on AI and African Supply Chains (16 Dec. 2023)

The DiPLab team’s work is highlighted in an exposé by Radio France Inter about the impact of AI on work… read more [Podcast] Radio France Spotlights My Research on AI and African Supply Chains (16 Dec. 2023)

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[Video] Changing the Way AI is Represented in Media (Arte TV, 5 Dec. 2023)

Have you ever wondered why one of the most commonly used images to depict AI and ChatGPT involves a photomontage… read more [Video] Changing the Way AI is Represented in Media (Arte TV, 5 Dec. 2023)

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[Video] Effective Regulation and the Real Risks of AI (My Inagural Lecture for the Academic Year, University of Lisbon, 9 Nov. 2023)

The Instituto de Ciências Sociais (ICS) at the University of Lisbon recently kicked off its academic year with an inagural… read more [Video] Effective Regulation and the Real Risks of AI (My Inagural Lecture for the Academic Year, University of Lisbon, 9 Nov. 2023)

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Urgent Measures Needed to Protect Data Workers in the Age of AI (op-ed, Libération, 1 Nov. 2023)

The rapid advancements in Artificial Intelligence owe their success to the efforts of at least 150 million individuals worldwide, assisting… read more Urgent Measures Needed to Protect Data Workers in the Age of AI (op-ed, Libération, 1 Nov. 2023)

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[Podcast] Platform Workers in the Digital Realm: New Interview on the Austrian National Radio (ORF1, 27 Oct. 2023)

On October 27, 2023, ORF1’s program “Matrix” on the the Austrian National Radio, featuring an excerpt from an interview with… read more [Podcast] Platform Workers in the Digital Realm: New Interview on the Austrian National Radio (ORF1, 27 Oct. 2023)

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[Video] Trabajo, conocimiento y vigilancia (La Paz, Bolivia, 11 julio 2018)

Presentación de mi libro Trabajo, conocimiento y vigilancia: 5 ensayos sobre tecnología, una antología de mis artículos, originalmente publicados en… read more [Video] Trabajo, conocimiento y vigilancia (La Paz, Bolivia, 11 julio 2018)

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The business performativity of Mark Zuckerberg’s manifesto

Whenever I hear a businessman talk about building a “healthy society”, my sociologist sense tingles… And although I haven’t been… read more The business performativity of Mark Zuckerberg’s manifesto