TikTok Can't Save Us from Algorithmic Content Hell
TikTok is not immune from engagement-hungry algorithms that dominate the internet as we know it.
Godwin's Law in the Age of Trump: The Conversation Starts With Nazis
The adage suggests that rational discussion online stops when someone invokes Hitler. What does that mean when the conversation starts that way?
Social media “filter bubbles” aren’t actually a thing, research suggests
Why ‘Popping’ the Social Media Filter Bubble Misses the Point
Social media filter bubbles are not the problem; they are symptomatic of the problem.
Trump Supporters Were Hiding In Plain Sight In Online Comment Sections
Conventional wisdom says to never read the comment sections, but that's where Trump supporters were begging to be heard throughout the campaign.
Oliver Lee Bateman
This Emotion Detector Wants to Cheer Up Your Web Browsing Experience
Here's a Chrome Extension that wants to make sure your internet experience is good vibes-only.
These Algorithmic Visualisations of Twitter Controversies Look Like Fireworks
They could be a first step to creating a system to burst online echo chambers.
The State Department Is Worried Social Media Bubbles Escalate Social Unrest
Facebook's echo chamber can turn the obnoxious into the dangerous.
Facebook Is Making Us All Live Inside Emotional 'Filter Bubbles'
What happens if our emotions are viral too?