Yesterday, at the World Economic Forum’s Global Technology Governance Summit, I had the opportunity to speak to YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki. In her first interview following YouTube’s announcement of an accountability metric called Violative View Rate (VVR), Wojcicki spoke about countering misinformation, bettering regulation, and what’s next for YouTube. Below is a lightly edited transcript. You can see the full video here.
If you are interested in the nitty-gritty details of Our Betters’ command-and-control plans for your mouth, your camera, and your keyboard, this article isn’t a bad place to start.