Policy, data and rights challenges for AI, Metaverse and Open-software
Some really interesting resources found through the Digital Futures Lab. They are doing some really cool work, go check them out if you don’t already know of them.
— If you are looking to start a peer-learning programme on artificial intelligence (AI) for national government policy makers in developing countries then this handbook should be helpful. It may also be useful if you are looking for training content or delivery ideas for any kind of technology policy course in academia, government, civil society and even the private sector.
— Despite sustained efforts by a committed minority, free and open-source software has not yet been widely adopted by the Indian government, education, or industry. This paper by anthropologist Jasmine Folz explores obstacles, ideological divides and the way forward for the FOSS movement in India.