The Technium

Weekly Links, 12/01/2023

  • Counter argument: the effects of social media on adverse well-being and mental health globally is minimal and inconsistent, says this peer-reviewed study. Global Well-Being and Mental Health in the Internet Age
  • This very thorough, deep analysis shows how China is rapidly de-Arabizing local mosques, removing domes, arches and minarets, in its effort to “sino-ize” Islam. This visually innovative article from FT is worth your time. China Mosques
  • How will generative AI affect employment? I think it will displace your job description rather than your job. As I argue in this @sxsw 2023 talk, think of them as interns, assistants or partners. The Universal Intern and Partner: How Generative AI is Changing How We Work


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