Algorithms decide who gets a loan, who gets a job interview, who gets insurance and much more — but they don’t automatically make things fair. Mathematician and data scientist Cathy O’Neil coined a term for algorithms that are secret, important and harmful: “Weapons of Math Destruction.”
Take in this officicial TED Talk and learn more about the hidden agendas behind the formulas that define modern life.
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This is what happens when you fail to respect cultural technology vis-a-vis relationship management as being on equal footing with material expressions of science and technology. Prioritizing things over people is idolatry, even in secular terms
Let that idea sink in for a moment.