Operated by algorithm?

From Outbrain, google and Netflix the Clyclotron shit that is pushed at me. Most of it unwanted, unclicked and unwatched.

Whilst I worked at the BBC the best algorithms we could find were a mix of math and people, you know people with experience, talent and even a sense of humour.

Facebook’s trending news is in freefall as it has fired its editors and let the bots take over.

Fear not, people, actually have good bullshit meters and seem to be using them.


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