Curiosity is an essential ingredient of critical thinking.
Faced with the abundance of information and data, the algorithm dictates the distribution of content. The user of social networks receives content according to his or her interests, with the corollary of which is the impoverishment of thought.
The algorithm must neither influence nor reduce the magnitude of the curiosity. Such automated selection of content is likely to be critical for citizens. This poses a risk to the very essence of democracy.
We support the development of the algorithm that stimulates curiosity