This keynote was delivered at ADMS symposium on July 14 2023. It goes into what we mean by Civic Tech and Alternative visions for tech in the age of AI.
A step-by-step guide on how to set up Uli locally for development and programming.
This is adapted from the keynote delivered at ADMS symposium on July 14 2023
Expanding the scope of intervention against synthetic media aided abuse.
How the moodboard for Uli can help us think about generative AI
Platform Co-ops can help decentralise and democratise the internet
Testing the limits of ChatGPT using Uli's slur list
Tattle's take on UNESCO's attempt at addressing the issues with content moderation
The care of archives, the scale of ML
Why we archive, despite all odds
Here we share a short analysis of the implications of some of the Bill's provisions on social communication platforms and misinformation
Scraping is an important tool for researching digital platforms, but the legal ground of doing this work in India are undefined.
Informed Interventions on misinformation require greater contextual story telling. Social media archives are an important resource in the process.
The documentary The Social Dilemma describes why content goes viral on social media but doesn't account for virality on WhatsApp
A lot has been said about the intention of misinformation peddlers, the sensory dimension of content circulation has received far less attention.
Content moderation on social media has been in public scrutiny recently. Takedowns often have unintended consequences which archival projects like Tattle can address. But archival projects are also susceptible to the kind of abuse that necessitates takedowns.
This blog discusses some of the challenges faced, and related design decisions that Tattle has taken in implementing one of it’s goals- the creation of a globally accessible archive of multi-media messages circulated on chat apps.