Now that we have gotten a handle on what we mean by filter bubbles and echo chambers, we can talk about how they can fit into a game.
After dedicating the previous post to an overview of filter bubbles and concluding that they might not even exist, it’s only fair to spend some time discussing their commonly intertwined term echo chambers
Personalized web pages, search results and news feeds fill most of our computer screens every time we go online. With it comes promoted content that we might enjoy seeing and recommended products we are more likely to purchase. However, what is being left out? If we are having everything personally targeted towards us, is there not some content that isn’t making it to us? What is being filtered out?
Today marks the starting point of this project, the beginning of this MA adventure. Thesis proposal defended, now it's time to get this blog going. As you will find, this blog is a place for me to document and reflect on my research project...