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LA Review of Books
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Harvard University Privacy Tools Project
Differential Privacy: A Primer for a Non-technical Audience
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The Houston Chronicle
Is ‘Searching’ more groundbreaking than ‘Crazy Rich Asians’?
Coleridge Initiative launches "Rich Context" competition. $20K to the best algorithm that can scour social science papers for data and methods.