Links van 1 december 2013 tot 2 december 2013

How to Burst the “Filter Bubble” that Protects Us from Opposing Views | MIT Technology ReviewComputer scientists have discovered a way to number-crunch an individual’s own preferences to recommend content from others with opposing views. The goal? To burst the “filter bubble” that surrounds us with people we like and content that we agree with. […]

Links van 20 juni 2011 tot 21 juni 2011

FT Alphaville » George Clooney roils the Bitcoin marketBitcoin – the virtual currency — has had a tough time of it lately. Having recently gained some mainstream prominence and become the world’s fastest appreciating currency, Bitcoin has also had to contend with political scrutiny, a Black Friday and now — a hacker-induced flash crash, of […]