Time-waster of the day: September 6, 2011

Is the internet showing us what it thinks we want to see?  This Ted Talk, given by former MoveOn.org executive director Eli Pariser, explores how personalized search results limiting our access to information by filtering out results that algorithms believe we are less interested in viewing – basically, he just supports our suspicions that Google does, in fact, run the world.  You can also check out his blog here.

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