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As an intro, this interview with John Naughton (starting a little way down the page) is good:Jolanth Szatmary wrote:The Age of Surveillance Capitalism has been on my reading list for a long time,
But hey, it's just an ad', right?It is no longer enough to automate information flows about us; the goal now is to automate us. These processes are meticulously designed to produce ignorance by circumventing individual awareness and thus eliminate any possibility of self-determination. As one data scientist explained to me, “We can engineer the context around a particular behaviour and force change that way… We are learning how to write the music, and then we let the music make them dance.”
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