September 25, 2007


"Where is this book going?"

... we should ask some hard questions about how Google is not only "creatively destroying" established players in various markets, but is also altering the very ways we see our world and ourselves.

[Siva Vaidhyanathan]

For those who make a Google a god, recall the quote "[A computer is] like an Old Testament god, with a lot of rules and no mercy. -- Joseph Campbell". Google has many algorithmic rules, and I've seen too many people begging for mercy.

By Seth Finkelstein | posted in google | on September 25, 2007 05:35 PM (Infothought permalink)
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