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Ld we will increasingly be typed and fed only news that is pleasant familiar and confirms our beliefs and because these filters are invisible we won't know what is being hidden from us Our past interests will determine what we are exposed to in the future leaving less room for the unexpected encounters that spark creativity innovation and the democratic exchange of ideasWhile we all worry that the Internet is eroding privacy or shrinking our attention spans Pariser uncovers a pernicious and far reaching trend on the Internet and shows how we can and must change course With vivid detail and remarkable scope The Filter Bubble reveals how personalization undermines the Internet's original purpose as an open platform for the spread of ideas and could leave us all in an isolated echoing world. A very important book for anyone who uses the internet The big providers Facebook and Google especially filter the content they

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The Filter Bubble What the Internet is Hiding From You

An eye opening account of Bubble What ePUB #180 how the hidden rise of personalization on the Internet is controlling and limiting the information we consumeIn December Google began customizing its search results for each user Instead of giving you the most broadly popular result Google now tries to predict what you are most likely to click on According to MoveOnorg board president Eli Pariser Google's The Filter PDF or change in policy is symptomatic of the most significant shift to take place on the Web in recent years the rise of personalization In this groundbreaking investigation of the new hidden Web Pariser uncovers how this growing trend threatens to control how we consume and share information as a society and reveals what we can do about itThough the phenomenon has gone largely. 355 4 stars BThe first half of this book is a solid 5 star read and I d recommend it to anyone who wants to learn about socia

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Undetected Filter Bubble What PDFEPUB #191 until now personalized filters are sweeping the Web creating individual universes of information for each of us Facebook the primary news source for an increasing number of Americans prioritizes the links it believes will appeal to you so that if you are a liberal you can expect to see only progressive links Even an old media bastion like The Washington Post devotes the top Filter Bubble What the Internet PDF or of its home page to a news feed with the links your Facebook friends are sharing Behind the scenes a burgeoning industry of data companies is tracking your personal information to sell to advertisers from your political leanings to the color you painted your living room to the hiking boots you just browsed on ZapposIn a personalized wor. It s ironic how I became aware of this book and read it given the topic of filtering and personalization I found this book seren


10 thoughts on “The Filter Bubble What the Internet is Hiding From You

  1. says:

    I read this book because it’s very well known because he gave a famous talk about this at a recent TED conference and because I work and do

  2. says:

    Well if you want to be terrified about how the web is scooping information about us stereotyping us pigeonholing us basically doing the opposite of what we thought the web was GOING to do for society then read this book At the very least it helps become informed about exactly what we do when we surf the web Nothing is safe online Everything you do online is defining you in ways you never thought you'd be defined Everything you do is hack

  3. says:

    355; 4 stars; BThe first half of this book is a solid 5 star read and I'd recommend it to anyone who wants to learn about social engineering and the Internet and some of the ways we are heavily manipulated through our searches likes clicks The author got a bit carried away and dragged the story out taking away some of the impact so that is why I didn't give it a 5 star all the way through I think an important message is that people have to

  4. says:

    The big message in this book is that curators' of information on the Internet like Google and Facebook use of personalization has significant negative conseuences If I search for something on Google I am going to get results tailored to where I am and who Google thinks I am Pariser argues that we are less and less confr

  5. says:

    Very interesting book Here are the notes I wrote in the margins while reading it on the Kindle Page 15Note This is why I

  6. says:

    It's ironic how I became aware of this book and read it given the topic of filtering and personalization I found this book serendipitously I was

  7. says:

    NOTE A month after writing my original review I changed my rating from 4 to 5 because of how it has stayed with me and the number of interesti

  8. says:

    A very important book for anyone who uses the internet The big providers Facebook and Google especially filter the content they present to you without telling you and without your permission Even if you think you've elected to rece

  9. says:

    The Mosaic Browser unleashed the internet boom of the 1990s The National Center for Supercomputing Applications NCSA at the University of Illinois in Urbana–Champaign developed it in late 1992 NCSA released the browser in 1993 It

  10. says:

    Eli Pariser argues in The Filter Bubble that rise of pervasive embedded filtering is changing the way we experience the internet and ultimately the world Now that companies can aggregate our web behaviors likes and purchases online profiles of web users can be built that can be profitably sold to interested parties This book therefore covers two issues total personalization of delivered web data and nature of these created web pe

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