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Collective Intelligence or Individual Stupidness? :comments

Posted by Hal
Tags: production, Video sharing, Voyeurism

Interesting piece in the New York Times about new developments in collective intelligence – ie. the piecing together of all kinds of little details you reveal via what you do online to form a clearer picture of what the crowd is doing when and why. Again, with the piece’s opening example, a group of kids in a MIT dorm who allowed researchers to track their every online move in exchange for state-of-the-art smartphones, we see the emerging pattern: willingness to exchange privacy for a gain in the form of convenience, profit and/or reward.

 

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Hey, I’m Hal Niedzviecki. I’m a writer/thinker who lives in Toronto, Ontario, Canada with my wife and daughter. Up till now I’ve always considered myself a private person. But at the same time I’m fascinated by people who effortlessly open themselves up to the whole world. So I’ve… more...

 

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