DIVIDED AMERICA: Constructing our own intellectual ghettos

“Social media amplifies political isolationism, because people are likely to spread information to people who agree with them…”

There’s a lot of politics in this one and not much social media talk but I do find the whole “We are being programmed by social media” to be true. You can know a persons values by what is fed them from the internet. This article doesn’t go into it but we have to start admitting that we are being programmed and that programming is now coming from an AI (Artificial Intelligence).

 

Source: DIVIDED AMERICA: Constructing our own intellectual ghettos (full AP Article is posted)

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The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It – The New York Times

“Edward Snowden showed we’ve inadvertently built the world’s largest surveillance network with the web,” said Mr. Kahle, whose group organized the conference. “China can make it impossible for people there to read things, and just a few big service providers are the de facto organizers of your experience. We have the ability to change all that.”

Source: The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It – The New York Times

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DIVIDED AMERICA: Constructing our own intellectual ghettos


The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It – The New York Times