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As algorithms play an ever-larger role in how we get news and information, it’s important to realize the ways that bias — intentional or not — can seep into their decisions. Nick Diakopoulos
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More evidence that Twitter’s algorithm rewards spikes over steadiness.
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A new SocialFlow analysis suggests that the movement’s growing popularity might actually have hurt its chances to trend.
March 17, 2011
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The head of the Media Consortium argues that, by defining themselves in opposition to mainstream media, independent progressive outlets miss out on the power of ethnic and community journalism.
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Digital subscribers are proving to be the bedrock of the Times’ business model going forward. How much more room is there for growth — and at what price points?
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