1. The costs of production and distribution will be approaching zero.
2. As a result, we are flooded with choices.
3. That makes information managers all the more important.
4. Human editors are expensive, code is cheap.
News/Fake News/False/False Report/Problem: what if the news landscape is so fragmented that corrections of false messages or lies do not reach the individual anymore?
Community/Media/Pariser: Talent shows gather people in front of the screen, but they do not address them as citizens. This is what the representatives of the old media did.
((s)Vs Pariser: one can find examples of how something appeals to people in a certain way from every era, but perhaps not as a citizen. For example, gladiator fights or sporting events. It would also have to be shown whether a crowding-out process is at work.)_____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
The Filter Bubble: How the New Personalized Web Is Changing What We Read and How We Think London 2012