- Social Media is Really successful at bringing people together who have similar ideas and it’s a Human nature to Have the tendency to search for, interpret, favor, and recall information in a way that confirms or supports one's prior beliefs or values , Consider it as our Brain’s default settings . Which introduce us to the problem of Confirmation Bias and it’s something so prevalent on social media with a feedback loop that strengthen polarization and the divisions in our society.
- it’s Very Challenging for someone to Break out of the Social Media Echo Chamber
- The lacks of a Tool to manage the Confirmation bias impact
The Bot Breaks this feedback loop, users are offered an exciting and curiosity-inspiring experience to adventure through alternatives viewpoints. This solution breaks down barriers between ideological silos and contributes to a more #HealthyConversation by Providing a holistic view of a particular story from different publishers/news sources.
HOW TO USE @UNECHOTHIS
FIRST STEP : Twitter User Tweets @UnEchoThis replying to the original News / article tweet SECOND STEP : The Twitter Bot DMs Full coverage of the story from multiple prestige publications across the political spectrum providing holistic view of this particular story
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Helping to improve the health of the platform that we all use and promoting #HealthyConversations
What's next for @UnEchoThis
We think of UnEchoThis as a bot with the potential to be turned into an actual twitter app feature
FIRST STAGE : Idea Generation And Qualitative Research Initial showcase and Prototype Development SECOND STAGE : Launching , Marketing and Enhancements
THIRD STAGE : Infusion and Commercialization And Enhancements
Special Thanks to
Twitter Team for making this possible #LoveTwitter #HealthyConversations