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Building Algorithms with our Online Data

The Ted Talk from this week was eye opening to say the least.  I always had an understanding of how companies use algorithms to lead us to certain pages or to target ads more specifically to us, however, some of the examples that were used by Zeynep Tufekci.  She mentions early on the science of “persuasion architecture.”  The example that she used was candy and gum in super markets at the eye level of children so that they pester their […]

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