6. Data Toggles
Switches may enable the user to chose which data is used by the algoritm to arrive at a recommendation.
What can designers do with this pattern?
Still to be found in the wild. (example in this demo )
Input or output?
How do users control the algorithm?
Users are allowed to enable or disable certain information from being used by the algorithm.
How do users understand the control?
Users may manipulate this information to build a dynamic model of what information is vital to their recommendation.
Some examples of use
Please let us know if you have a related reference with the scientific research.
Comments & Talks
React on this algoritmic affordance and get in touch with the publisher over this algoritmic affordance Koen van Turnhout.
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