Marlow In Training
Reblogged from pol102  75 notes

Suppose that Mark Zuckerberg personally favors whichever candidate you don’t like. He arranges for a voting prompt to appear within the newsfeeds of tens of millions of active Facebook users—but unlike in the 2010 experiment, the group that will not receive the message is not chosen at random. Rather, Zuckerberg makes use of the fact that Facebook “likes” can predict political views and party affiliation… By Facebook Could Decide an Election Without Anyone Ever Finding Out (via thenewrepublic)

Worth thinking about!

(via pol102)