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Challenging the algorithms that harm us

Close-up of people's hands using smart phones

Research by Professor Sylvie Delacroix is revealing the effects of social media algorithms may be damaging our individual ‘intuitive intelligence’.

Can computers surprise us?

Sylvie Delacroix

Writing for the Ada Lovelace Institute, Professor Sylvie Delacroix, University of Birmingham Turing Fellow, explains why Lady Lovelace's 'originality insight' matters for today's 'learning machines'.