The many cigar resources available to you mostly follow mainstream business models, a handful of popular possibilities. We found it very interesting to look at each of them and ask ourselves: are you the customer or are you the product?
Quick summary of video “Cigar resources : are you the product?”
– the sale of cigars
– the sale of sponsor ads
– the sale of user personal information
– the sale of memberships
Are you the customer?
Are you the product?
Who benefits for each of the model?
How about consumers’ freedom to choose?
Is it sufficient to protect privacy when dealing with data?
What’s the cost of accuracy?
What’s the cost of independence?
Podcast episode on the choice paradox: https://www.cigarsense.com/is-more-cigar-choice-better/
Accuracy in recommendations: https://www.cigarsense.com/accuracy-in-cigar-recommender-systems/
Leniency bias in recommendations: https://www.cigarsense.com/sales-motive-in-cigar-recommender-systems/
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