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Google Doesn’t Want What’s Best for Us (nytimes.com)
4 points by nbmh 6 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 1 comment

“Without realizing the implications, a handful of tech leaders at Google and Facebook have built the most pervasive, centralized systems for steering human attention that has ever existed, while enabling skilled actors (addictive apps, bots, foreign governments) to hijack our attention for manipulative ends.”

Couldn't agree more......

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