It's like that bit where a few ppl start a line up for nothing, and other people just follow suit and start lining up with them without knowing why. Sometimes the groupthink mentality is bad for the herd.
Netflix doc covers the Cambridge Analytica crew who got Lyin' Ted Cruz close to the nomination, then Trump over Clinton, and then did Brexit... #thegreathack
Seen "The Great Hack" on Netflix yet?
Explore how a data company named Cambridge Analytica came to symbolize the dark side of social media in the wake of the 2016 U.S. presidential election.www.netflix.com
|How online ad targeting weaponizes political misinformation|
|Ad targeting is how Facebook, Google and other online giants won the internet. It's also key to understanding why these companies are being held responsible for warping elections and undermining democracy, managing editor Scott Rosenberg writes in the opening installment of our "What Matters 2020" series.|