Big tech’s push for automation hides the grim reality of ‘microwork’ | Phil Jones

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Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?

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Microsoft Surface Go 3 review: small Windows 11 tablet can’t keep up

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20 years of the iPod: how it shuffled music and tech forever

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The death of Charles Babbage, mathematician and inventor – archive, 23 October 1871

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AI projects to tackle racial inequality in UK healthcare, says Javid

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Google Pixel 6 phones launch with custom chips and aggressive pricing

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Apple launches new AirPods and revamped MacBook Pro laptops

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Apple’s plan to scan images will allow governments into smartphones | John Naughton

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Apple may cut iPhone 13 production by millions as US warns of Christmas shortages

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American schools gave kids laptops during the pandemic. Then they spied on them | Jessa Crispin

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