Algorithm vs. Public Opinion

June 20, 2023

Is public opinion shaped by the algorithm, or the algorithm is shaped by public opinion? 🧐 (Google search in NL as default language in Belgium, in incognito mode) Results are quite different if your language is set to EN, FR, ... but it seems to broadly reflect the "zeitgeist" in a given EU member state.

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