An analysis by The Wall Street Journal discovers that TikToks highly efficient algorithms discover your key interests within an hour.
The problem here isn't TikTok; the problem is that we surround ourselves with technology that want to "learn from us" to "give us the contet we care about". An it sounds super helpful! Until we realize that the algorithms have trained us to mindlessly accept whatever they push to us. Investigation: How TikTok's Algorithm Figures Out Your Deepest Desires
This WSJ video investigation reveals how the video-centric social network is so good at figuring out interests you never expressly tell it.