Monday, September 9, 2019

Infostorms

By Tom Chatfield 9 September 2019

"It’s commonplace to say that we’re all deluged by more information than we can possibly handle. Less commonplace is the acknowledgement that human judgements also rely upon secondary information that doesn’t come from any external source – and that offers one of the most powerful tools we possess for dealing with the deluge itself. This source is social information. Or, in other words: what we think other people are thinking. " Continue reading the article at BBC Future

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