A review of Sunstein’s new book. Must read for anyone interested in the social theory behind networked communication.
Bryan Murley reminds us what all this newfangled technology is for: More Better Truth.
A counterargument to idealists like myself.
Good conversation on the Long Tail. Worth a read.
“Dr. Carey argued that a newspaper is not a transmission of facts or truth. Rather, it is a form of drama.”
“According to a Pew national survey of people 18 and older, completed in February, 74 percent of whites go online, 61 percent of African-Americans do and 80 percent of English-speaking Hispanic-Americans report using the Internet.”
Habermas says: “The price we pay for the growth in egalitarianism offered by the Internet is the decentralised access to unedited stories. In this medium, contributions by intellectuals lose their power to create a focus.”