Casey Newton+ Your Authors @CaseyNewton I write The Interface. Get it by email: | [email protected] | instagram + snap: @crumbler Apr. 02, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

This @mhbergen investigation into YouTube is one of the most important things about the company I’ve ever read. Just chockablock with damning revelations 

It lays out in great detail how YouTube pursued ‘engagement’ at all costs, introducing a fig leaf ‘responsibility’ metric only after years of internal pressure from worried employees went nowhere.

I cannot believe Susan Wojcicki was pitching Sundar on an engagement-based payment system for creators as late as 2017

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