The People Trying to Make Internet Recommendations Less Toxic
Recommendation algorithms on sites like Facebook and YouTube can send users down rabbit holes, spread falsehoods, and foster conspiracy theories.
for discussing our research in this
article. Upcoming paper at #www2019
Joint work w/
shares a little about how its beta app can recommend articles and other online content while keeping raw data on your activity private to your device.
More on their strategy in my earlier story: