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Go See: The Challenges of Personalization via interaction design

The Challenges of Personalization « interaction design.

 

This is an fantastic talk and interesting article on internet personalization filtering that happens automatically. By doing this ‘invisible’ filtering, search engines are usurping the control from the user. While the smart algorithm filtering is very helpful, it has to be made visible. Any time a system utilizes automation, that automation must be communicated to all parts of the system – especially the human user (see airplane crashes for the result of that lack of communication in extreme cases).

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