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Charlie Warzel

What happens on Facebook?

14 mins | Aug 27, 2021
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Will we ever understand the social network? Facebook’s recently shared “Widely Shared Content” report list of its most-viewed links is a baffling assembly of unrelated links that resemble a junk mail folder. This instalment of Galaxy Brain explores how this report is indicative of Facebook's real user experience. Here, Charlie Warzel argues that this strange insight into the platform reveals how internally organized the tech giant is.
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