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" works because it plays in to our hopes and fears and confirms our biases". Our co-founder Stephanie Hankey talked to @ABC@twitter.com about how misinformation is going viral on :
abcnews.go.com/Health/coronavi

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Tomorrow 25th of March 2020, first collective observation of Youtube algorithm, -19 Open until the 26th, only for 24 hours.
youtube.tracking.exposed/wetes

RT @_vecna@twitter.com

Tomorrow 25th of March 2020, we’ll supervise the first collective observation of Youtube algorithm, is the topic observed. Open until the 26th, only for 24 hours.
youtube.tracking.exposed/wetes

🐦🔗: twitter.com/_vecna/status/1242

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Think of the Rohingya crisis on Facebook, with content moderator unable to read a foreign language. How do you expect they can discern a scientifically-accurate-information from a scientifically-looking-scam?

This is why we made this design:

🐦🔗: twitter.com/_vecna/status/1242

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After the data release, fact-checkers experts in different languages (Arabic, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, English) could check if the recommendations selected by YouTube are accurate or not.

Any idea on who can help with this, @nicolabruno@twitter.com?

🐦🔗: twitter.com/_vecna/status/1242

RT @_vecna@twitter.com

👋 @nicolabruno@twitter.com, you might know fact-checkers!

YouTube claims to take down conspiracy theories with algorithms.
We argue this works, not entirely well, in English, but can't perform well in other languages, especially the more peripheric.

nytimes.com/interactive/2020/0

🐦🔗: twitter.com/_vecna/status/1242

RT @doug_schuler@twitter.com

Whither CPSR?! Call for contributions to (virtual) PDC workshop: “Computing Professionals for Social Responsibility: The Past, Present & Future Values of Participatory Design” pdc2020cpsr.wordpress.com/
@vardi@twitter.com @colinkgarvey@twitter.com @jsalsman@twitter.com

@Info_Activism@twitter.com
@Liberationtech@twitter.com
@doctorow@twitter.com

🐦🔗: twitter.com/doug_schuler/statu

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