Recommended! Wait… but why though?
In the era of classic media the world was simple. Everyone understood what pop culture is - it's whatever they put on big TV-channels, radio stations and newspapers. And all the rest is nothing more than niche products for the fans. As we moved into the age of social networks, an entirely new mechanism was born. Nowadays everyone is used to having their very own feed, news page and a bunch of recommended videos on the topics they follow. Putting aside philosophical question of how this brave new world influences society and culture, let's look on a more practical level at what are the logic and algorithms behind the recommended section.