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Every week it seems the latest company to come out of the Valley is just reinventing a public service and privatizing it in a way that creates higher disparity. Each week Cristian and Tim will talk about the latest startups, and why they're harmful.
||CleanValley Drag Episode 6: The Privatization of Public Services||Tim and Cristian drag the privatization of public services by Silicon Valley. We also make fun of Elon Musk lots. Plus a look at algorithm powered healthcare and Venture Funded Prison startups. Content Warning: Politics, Healthcare, Prisons, Extreme B||3/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 5: Cryptocurrencies||This week on Valley Drag, we take a look at Cryptocurrencies. Show Notes: Terms: Cryptocurrency – just money whose transactions are secured by encryption. Blockchain – A distributed ledger of transactions. This is what allows bitcoin and other altco||12/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 4: Content Policy||This week on Valley Drag we talk about Twitter’s new content policy and Russian ads on social media in the last election cycle. Show Notes: Content Warning: We might be using some specific terms during this episode that are offensive; we’re trying||11/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 3: Bigoted Machine Learning||This week on Valley Drag we talk about machine learning and how peoples own biases can be used to create machine learning algorithms that are bigoted, racist, and sexist. CW: Racism, Sexism Show Notes: First up, what’s the difference between algori||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 2: The One About Media And Stuff||This week on Valley Drag, we try to drag centralized media services and federated media services. But honestly we just end up dragging ourselves. Show Notes: Why centralized social media sites can be good: Information Source Concretely, during Ferguson,||10/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 1: 🔥 Weed Startups 🔥||This week on Valley Drag, we talk about weed startups and how them trying to displace traditional ways of purchasing drugs can further harm communities already impacted by a drug problem. Show Notes: Eaze Meadow Aggregation Theory ACLU Facts on Marijuan||9/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanValley Drag Episode 0: Bodega||This week on Valley Drag, we talk about bodega. Bodega is a new startup aimed at disrupting the bodega market. We basically just drag this idea into the ground. Show Notes: Fast Company’s profile of the company Founder defending the name Patreon of||9/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|