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  • david shared from The Filter Bubble: What The Internet Is Hiding From You by Eli Pariser
    In a personalized world, important but complex or unpleasant issues—the rising prison population, for example, or homelessness—are less likely to come to our attention at all.
    Note: Really?
  • david shared from a Personal Document
    A partir de ahora, en la memoria económica de cualquier medida que se tome habrá que introducir, además del factor de su coste, o de sus consecuencias ambientales, el de si beneficia o perjudica a una distribución de la renta y la riqueza desbocada a favor de los poderosos.
    Note: a glimpse of the future: after piketty any impact assessment should consider impact on inequality
  • david shared from Il futuro della democrazia (Einaudi tascabili. Saggi) (Italian Edition) by Norberto Bobbio
    Vi è niente di segreto nel Governo Democratico? Tutte le operazioni dei governanti devono essere note al Popolo Sovrano, eccetto qualche misura di sicurezza pubblica, che gli si deve far conoscere, quando il pericolo è
    Note: open government in 1799
  • david shared from PROBLEMS WITH SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH: How science goes wrong in the Leaders section of The Economist - UK Edition by The Economist
    A rule of thumb among biotechnology venture-capitalists is that half of published research cannot be replicated.
    Note: #science2.0
  • david shared from a Personal Document
    More Israeli companies are listed on the NASDAQ than from all European companies combined.
    Note: #da13innov