Facebook reportedly had evidence its algorithms were dividing people, but top executives killed or weakened proposed solutions (FB)
- Facebook had internal research showing it encouraged polarization, but Mark Zuckerberg and other top executives rejected ideas aimed at fixing the problem, the The Wall Street Journal reported.
- “Our algorithms exploit the human brain’s attra…
Facebook reportedly had evidence that its algorithms were dividing people, but top executives killed or weakened proposed solutions
Despite internal research finding that Facebook’s platform encouraged polarization, Mark Zuckerberg and other execs nixed proposals to fix things.
Amazon engineers spend hours preparing for ordinary meetings with one of Bezos’ top executives because they’re afraid of encountering ‘Brilliant Clark’ (AMZN)
- Amazon’s SVP of worldwide operations Dave Clark is known for his attention to detail and sharp feedback.
- That could be intimidating to some employees, but it’s also earned him a flattering nickname: “Brilliant Clark.”
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