OkCupid Data Scientist: “I’m Not Playing God”


After readily admitting to conducting experiments on OkCupid users, Christian Rudder defends Facebook’s study and tech company data scientists.

Source: www.buzzfeed.com

The post (which you can read more about here) is a bit sardonic and overtly casual about the idea of a company experimenting with user data and algorithms. Early on, Rudder argues, “Guess what, everybody: if you use the Internet, you’re the subject of hundreds of experiments at any given time, on every site. That’s how websites work.”

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