Every story is a tech story. We live in a world where algorithms drive our interests, scientists are re-engineering our food supply, and a robot may be your next boss. Host Arielle Duhaime-Ross explores why–and how–tech is changing everything. Produced by Recode and Stitcher, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.
Why you should know about microtargeting, and how it works in political advertising.
Links to resources discussed:
Why everybody is freaking out about political ads on Facebook and Google
Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation
Cambridge Analytica’s “psychographic microtargeting”: what’s bullshit and what’s legit
Reset episode on Twitter banning political ads
Arielle Duhaime-Ross (@adrs), host and lead reporter of Reset
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