Facebook is an echo chamber

Prof. dr. Pieter Verdegem about the clear effect of the 'filterbubble': "the algorithms of Google and Facebook shrink your world. The Facebook algorithms are designed primarily to keep us active on the site. Certain news sites like Buzz Feed and Newsmonkey, work according to this principle. News that is more complex disappears into the background" warns Verdegem.

08.05.2015 - "Facebook is een echokamer", De Standaard, Cultuur, p.6

 

Facebook is een echokamer - De Standaard