Inspecting algorithms in social media platforms is a joint briefing from Reset and the Ada Lovelace Institute giving insights and recommendations towards a practical route forward for regulatory inspection of algorithms, sometimes known as algorithm audit, in social media platforms.
The briefing is primarily aimed at policymakers, presenting insights from an expert workshop alongside our corresponding recommendations, with a focus on the UK and European Union. It should also be helpful for regulators and tech companies thinking about methods, skills and capacity for inspecting algorithmic systems.
In this long read, we highlight three issues that arise out of the European Commission’s data strategy.
Myths and themes to emerge from our panel discussion on data ownership at RightsCon 2020
Data can help tackle the world’s biggest challenges, if we ask the right questions about governance and apply principles for stewardship.
A look at transparency mechanisms that should be in place to enable us to scrutinise and challenge algorithmic decision-making systems.