The Spiritual /Ecological"New Age" Imposture. Are we entering a new age of ignorance? » Change Factory. In an age where data is available at the click of a mouse to 1.6 billion internet users (at last count) it seems to me we are becoming more ignorant rather than more enlightened.
The sources of information we are exposed to, either inadvertently or through a deliberate act on our part, are increasingly uncontrolled. For example, blogs are increasing at about 100,000 per day. Dying Cherry (in a cold, cold world) Internet and collective intelligence criticism! Internet and collective intelligence criticism! Jorgen Leth - The Perfect Human (1967) George Carlin: The Illusion Of Choice. L'«infamille» cherche à renouer le lien. Slavoj Žižek interview on NiteBeat. Why Too Much Data Disables Your Decision Making. Quick, think back to a major decision.
You know, the kind that compelled you to read everything on a topic and lead you to spend hours devouring every last scrap of data. How'd that work out for you? We like to think that more information drives smarter decisions; that the more details we absorb, the better off we'll be. It's why we subscribe to Google Alerts, cling to our iPhone, and fire up our TweetDeck.
Pas de culpabilité, triomphe de la honte (narcissisme et borderl. Men - Women: Keep the difference alive! Société défaite, défaite de la société. Quelques idées contre la pensée unique (lire éditorial)