Author Topic: A Tale of Two Facebook Pages - Lesson Learned from Social Media  (Read 29 times)

Michael Caswell

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How Facebook’s formula fostered rage and misinformation
« on: October 26, 2021, 08:30:03 am »
Facebook engineers gave extra value to emoji reactions, including "angry," pushing more emotional and provocative content into users’ news feeds.

Read in The Washington Post: https://apple.news/AfoD7mSqyQoSIapqfLWR2JA

or  https://www.cbsnews.com/news/facebook-algorithm-news-feed-conservatives-liberals-india/

or https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/24/technology/facebook-election-misinformation.html

THAT - seems to sum up what has happened at the Agte/Maier site for the STCC on Facebook

Lies, deception, mis-information and a lot of people led away from the truth and reality.

You can correct much of that here -  www.eriecanalfacts.wordpress.com
« Last Edit: October 26, 2021, 09:25:50 am by Michael Caswell »