The Internet's Dirty Little Secret | Orangeinks

The Internet’s Dirty Little Secret

Internet company algorithms are tailoring the flow of information based on what they think we need and not what we want. Eli Pariser has a very interesting insight about this matter and he’s not only talking about “feeds” but all sorts of web projects that tend to “customize” the web for us. Do we really need a customized web, tailored to meet our internet needs and get information based on what an algorithm is suggesting?

 

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