One of the most-used tools on the internet is not what it used to be.
A change to Facebook’s recommendation system likely accounted for a disproportionate boost in visibility and engagement to conservative political groups on the
There’s a general sense that it’s bad for society—which may be right. But studies offer surprisingly few easy answers.
A push to regulate social media algorithms faces a roadblock, after a court ruled this week that they may be protected speech under the First Amendment.
Ultimately, the debate on what goals the recommendation systems of social media platforms should pursue mirrors a broader debate in the field of AI governance on how to make sure that AI systems pursue the goals that we want them to pursue – the so-called AI alignment problem.
The EU’s new legislation is designed to explain the web to users
On March 24, weeks before he offered to buy Twitter, Elon Musk posted a poll on the social media platform: "Twitter algorithm should be open source," he wrote, with options for users to vote "yes" or "no."
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In a reckless, secret campaign against TikTok, the company's paranoia leads to another self-inflicted wound