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Google’s, Facebook’s, and Amazon’s Adverse Impact on Us All by Troy Johnson Published: Friday, January 5, 2018
This lecture describes how these powers have taken control of the world wide web and how we are adversely impacted as a result. It covers the issue of privacy; how our personal data is used to manipulate us into consuming more; how we are less informed despite access to more information; how our social interactions are worsened as a result of social media, and more.
This lecture was given at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota in Sarasota, FL on January 5, 2018
Here is an excerpt from the lecture and the Q&A which followed.