Engadget: YouTube’s tweaks to recommend fewer conspiracy videos seem to be working

Engadget: YouTube’s tweaks to recommend fewer conspiracy videos seem to be working. “As of January of 2019 — and after facing public backlash — YouTube promised to curb the amount of conspiracy videos it pushes to users. A study published by the University of California, Berkeley states that these efforts do seem to be working, and that their analyses show a 40% reduction in the likelihood of YouTube suggesting conspiracy-based content.”

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