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Designing with AI

What I learned from designing an artificial intelligence–enabled experience

Erica Virtue
Sep 26, 2017 · 8 min read

It All Started with a Problem

How We Arrived at AI

How Recommendations Works

The AI Behind the Product

What I Learned About Designing with AI

Look for existing behavior

If you don’t notice the AI, you’re doing it right

Test, test, test

Don’t depend on perfection

Degrade gracefully

Feedback is a gift

Influencing AI’s Future

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Thanks to Frank Marquardt.

Erica Virtue

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Product Designer at Facebook

Elegant Tools

Exploring the role business tools designers can play in making the world better.