What can designers do with this pattern?
Others are looking at these books. An example of many as online stores use a social group ‘others’ to relate to your wishes and give you a feeling of great recommendations.
Many bookstores suggest items that others have looked at.
Input or output?
How do users control the algorithm?
The algorithm offers context to a selection made by the user.
How do users understand the control?
Users are aware the suggestions are context sensitive.
Some examples of use
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Comments & Talks
React on this algoritmic affordance and get in touch with the publisher over this algoritmic affordance Koen van Turnhout.