People trust algorithms more than other human beings, study finds. Who do they think programs those computers?

No matter how many algorithmic ‘glitches’ and backdoors we find in our electronics, we can’t seem to put them down. Most of us would argue we need technology, but a growing subset trust it more than people. Why? In an era where humans are hamstrung by fear of bias, it’s easier to delegate certain tasks … Continue reading People trust algorithms more than other human beings, study finds. Who do they think programs those computers?