David C. Brock is an historian of technology, and director of the Software History Center at the Computer History Museum. He is co-author of Moore’s Law: The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley’s Quiet Revolutionary (Basic Books, 2015) and of Makers of the Microchip: A Documentary History of Fairchild Semiconductor (MIT Press, 2010). Photo courtesy of Chattman Photography.
Our Censors, Ourselves: Commercial Content Moderation
David C. Brock considers two recent books about largely unseen workforce moderating the tech giants....