6.Data Toggles

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?

Source: unknown


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.

Related Patterns

Related algoritmic affordance pattern in this library are listed below.