Monday, June 22, 2015

Beware online "filter bubbles"

This is scary. To think that even Google is now tailoring our individual results, it is going to end up being the junk food for our own search.
Beware online "filter bubbles"
As web companies strive to tailor their services (including news and search results) to our personal tastes, there's a dangerous unintended consequence: We get trapped in a "filter bubble" and don't get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview. Eli Pariser argues powerful…

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