Dr. Casey Boyle on the name “Mechanical Turk”

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In this clip from episode 4, Nathaniel describes MTurk's provocative name with Dr. Casey Boyle, exploring its significance to this project's research questions, which concern how the human is distinguished from the machine. The original Mechanical Turk, designed as an illusion, was built to blur the line between the two.

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