Senate Hearing on Social Media Algorithms

Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube executives testified before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on social media companies' use of algorithms in… read more

Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube executives testified before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on social media companies' use of algorithms in their platforms. Committee members inquired about how algorithms curate and push content to users and how they can contribute to the amplification of hate speech, misinformation, and polarization. Lawmakers also asked about the data tech companies collect on users and how it is used for advertising purposes. close

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Senate Hearing on Social Media Algorithms

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Program ID:
511248-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 27, 2021 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 10, 2021 | 3:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Apr 27, 2021 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 27, 2021 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 27, 2021 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 27, 2021 | 11:08pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 28, 2021 | 1:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 01, 2021 | 2:47pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 02, 2021 | 1:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 10, 2021 | 3:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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