Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Targeted Advertising That Missed It's Target, Part I

You start following Al Jazeera, you retweet a couple of things on bombings in Lebanon, and this is what comes up as a promoted post on Twitter:

I am neither single, nor a Muslim, and I plan on becoming neither any time soon. I'm not offended, but, wow, those algorithms can really let you down sometimes.