Tag Archives: manipulation

The Rationality of Large Numbers

This is a huge topic – I will not be able to cover it in a single post, not even in just a few posts. What I want to do here and now is to introduce the topic, and to … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in remediary.com, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Rationality of Large Numbers

Focus on Distraction

In many so-called “advanced” economies, there exists today a “common-sense” notion of media… that is based on distraction. The basic idea, based on the work of Edward Bernays, is that we should not cater to a person’s ability to think … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in remediary.com, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Focus on Distraction

The Day Google Stopped Being a Search Engine

Google stopped being a search engine (for me) at the latest on May 10, 2006: What would you expect when you search for “credit card”? Visa, MasterCard, Citibank, American Express, etc. Not Creditcards.com, credit.com, good-credit-card.com, credit-cards-x.blogspot.com Of course Google had … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in remediary.com, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Day Google Stopped Being a Search Engine