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Ein Kommentar zu #DataLand: Wie ungünstig designte #KünstlicheIntelligenz bei #SocialMedia reale ungünstige Auswirkungen haben kann

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Gerade heute hat sich wieder ein ehemaliger YouTube-Entwickler kritisch zum Algorithmus und dessen Auswirkungen geäussert. Es hat Flache-Erde-Bewegungen aktiv gefördert und wohl BokoHaram beim Aufruf der Tötung von Geographie-Lehrern unterstützt
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#Facebook hat zwar den ägyptischen Frühling verursacht, aber auch die entstehende Polarisierung befeuert, durch die Maximierung auf emotionale Posts. Soweit, dass mehrere Menschen starben.

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The YouTube algorithm that I helped build in 2011 still recommends the flat earth theory by the *hundreds of millions*. This investigation by @RawStory shows some of the real-life consequences of this badly designed AI.
This spring at SxSW, @SusanWojcicki promised "Wikipedia snippets" on debated videos. But they didn't put them on flat earth videos, and instead @YouTube is promoting merchandising such as "NASA lies - Never Trust a Snake". 2/
A few example of flat earth videos that were promoted by YouTube #today:
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