YouTube’s Recommendations Seem to Favor Fringe Content

It starts with an innocent search of the day’s headlines on YouTube. While things seem normal at first, the site eventually pulls you further and further away from mainstream content and more towards fringe content designed, above all, to keep you watching. Before you know it, you have fallen down a rabbit hole full of […]

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YouTube Shooter’s Brother Warned Police

A woman who opened fire on unsuspecting employees at YouTube’s headquarters yesterday has been identified as Nasim Najafi Aghdam, a 39-year-old resident of San Diego, California, according to authorities. Aghdam was apparently nursing a grudge against the online video portal for what she says was the stifling of the growth of her video channel. The […]

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Shooter Injures 3, Kills Self at YouTube Headquarters in California

Police responded to the headquarters of online video portal YouTube this afternoon after receiving calls of a shooter at the San Bruno, California location, which is about twenty miles south of San Francisco. San Bruno Police Chief Ed Barberini told reporters that an assailant opened fire inside the building, injuring three people and then taking […]

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