Detecting terrorism with AI

Can artificial intelligence identify potential terrorist activity? This past week, BBC News published an article, “Facebook algorithms ‘will identify terrorists’”. It describes the content of a... »

Data mining whitehouse.gov

When Donald Trump became president of the United States, a lot disappeared from the administration website, whitehouse.gov. This is standard practice for a new administration, and... »

The digital and the sacred

Today at UMW, Kate Bowles recounted an experience in a cemetery with her daughter. She was inadvertently standing on a grave, and her daughter told her... »

Getting data out of Medium

Controlling my data is important to me. It’s also important that my students (and the faculty that I support) have the ability to control their own... »