I think everyone who uses the Internet should see this video on ‘filter bubbles’.

First, if you are not familiar with the TED conference, you should look into it – a lot of really smart people say a lot of smart things. In particular though is this discussion on filter bubbles in today’s internet. Virtually everything we “see” on the internet is filtered and customized to how these companies think we want to see information.

http://ted.com/talks/view/id/1091

From: http://www.thefilterbubble.com/ted-talk

This was also highlighted on Attack of the Show the other day as well:

This is definitely worth your time to watch. From that, I have switched from using google.com to www.duckduckgo.com

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