Kamis, 05 Agustus 2010

The Rise of Automatic Tastemakers [rerun]

Just like factory workers of the 19th century found themselves inevitably replaced by the more efficient machines, human gatekeepers are giving way to a new breed of automated tastemakers – sophisticated software that separates the information wheat from the chaff and whose influence is growing as fast as the amount of information we produce.

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Enjoy August reruns of some of our most popular articles while the editorial team (of one) takes a long-overdue break away from all things digital.