Have you heard of “algorithmic regulation”? This is a new approach that is being suggested for governance by technologists in the USA. What this concept means is an alternative form of government where the advantages and usages of computer algorithms are applied to regulations and law enforcement. Written laws are not replaced but stressed to test its efficiency. The term was first coined by Tim O’Reilly. But first of all, what is an algorithm?
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We will be governed one day by algorithms? By Paula Newton