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Oct. 18, 2021

You And The Algos

You And The Algos

How Do Algorithms Control Us? An Impossibly Broad Topic That We Narrowed Down To Two Topics: Social Media And Leadership. How Does Social Media Control Our Lifestyles And Minds? How Do Bots Infiltrate Our Decisions? Is Social Media Still "Organic?" How Reliable Are Internet Analytics? Isn't The Internet Fake? We Close With A Personal Discussion On How Retail Management And Big Box Retailers Are Using Algorithms To Schedule And Control Their Employees...Yes, A Big Show, Kiddies. If You Find Value In What We Do, Please Visit Our Tip-Jar And PayPal Links, Or For $3 Or More A Month, Join Our Locals Community For An Exclusive Monthly Episode & More.

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Musical Intro: Poppers and Prosecco Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Opening Skit/Intro Music: Shades of Spring by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4342-shades-of-spring License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Closing Montage Music And Sound Effects: The Machine Thinks by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/4498-the-machine-thinks License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Factory Machine Sounds By AudioPapkin https://freesound.org/s/512679/ https://freesound.org/s/512680/

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