[LINK] Apple

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Sun Oct 28 08:32:51 AEDT 2018

On 27/10/18 10:56 am, Stephen Loosley wrote:

> Friday, October 26, 2018   For the latest updates, go to 
> nytimes.com/bits
> Apple Goes on the Attack... filter bubbles and confirmation bias ...

I don't think search and social media companies set out to be evil.

They were not trying to broaden the tastes of their readers, or act
as a bulwark of democracy, just sell stuff.

How many virtual Voltaires will say:

	“I don't agree with what you say
	but I will swipe to the right
	for you to say it!”

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