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“Algorithm Algorithm” Reading List
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“Algorithm Algorithm” Reading List

This reading list is being curated for the “Algorithm Algorithm — A set of instructions for journalists to ‘listen’ and ‘speak’ algorithms in lieu of literately reading and writing them in today’s ‘clickocracy’” poster I will be displaying at the Carleton University Institute for Data Science Data Day 4.0 poster competition on March 29. It includes … Continue reading

Wendy’s Subway Is Right On Track After Moving Further Down the L Line
Bedford + Bowery

Wendy’s Subway Is Right On Track After Moving Further Down the L Line

At the start of 2016, after two years at their second-floor studio on Metropolitan Avenue, non-profit library and writing space Wendy’s Subway moved two stops down the L train to a storefront at 379 Bushwick Avenue. The move wasn’t necessarily by choice— in April DNAinfo reported that other artists who refused to move from the warehouse … Continue reading

These Guys Installed a FREE COFFEE Sign Over a Starbucks to ‘Keep Williamsburg Weird’
Bedford + Bowery

These Guys Installed a FREE COFFEE Sign Over a Starbucks to ‘Keep Williamsburg Weird’

Back in February, we noticed a FREE COFFEE sign hovering a few stories above the controversial Starbucks on Union Avenue and wondered if it was an olive branch to neighbors who were rankled by the corporate interloper’s bid for a liquor license. But a barista at the Starbucks told us there were no free Frappuccinos to be had, … Continue reading