The Echo Chamber at Work

April 25, 2017
Posted by: Jessica Cornick, PhD
The Internet, in its infancy, was truly the “World Wide Web,” a place where all users had equal exposure to information. Now, thanks to digital advancements such as Facebook’s Newsfeed algorithms, social media filters, and ad blockers (to name only a few), our global network is looking more and more like a series of custom-built small towns. This phenomenon shows ...
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When Facts Don’t Matter to Consumers

August 19, 2014
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Posted by: Charles Swann
Say what you will about the Smart Fortwo, but one thing is certain: it’s a small car and many people believe small cars are dangerous. ...
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