youtube algorithm analysis
2020-12-28, 19:00–20:00, OIO/A:F Workshop
Language: English

In this workshop, we'll show how it is possible to audit and discuss the youtube algorithm. It is widely known it personalize your experience: but what does it mean? How can we measure it? With a free software toolchain, you'll see how to scrape youtube pages passively and analyze that metadata. You should join if: 1) you know filter bubbles exist but aren't unclear what it means, 2) you want to criticize big tech and AI with new narratives; and 3) if you are into data visualization or privacy analysis!

we will present functionalities of and a few method to do data analysis. The workshop would be guided with an online tutorial we are designing for rC3, and we'll be remotely connected to offer support.

part of the team