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From the Ted Talk by Jiabao Li: Art that reveals how technology frames reality

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Our perception is not only part of our identities, but in digital midea, it's also a part of the value chain. Our visual field is peackd with so much information that our perception has become a commodity with real etatse value. Designs are used to exploit our uocnonsicus biases, algorithms fvaor content that reaffirms our opinions, so that every little cenorr of our field of view is being colonized to sell ads. Like, when this little red dot comes out in your notifications, it grows and expands, and to your mind, it's huge.

Open Cloze

Our perception is not only part of our identities, but in digital _____, it's also a part of the value chain. Our visual field is ______ with so much information that our perception has become a commodity with real ______ value. Designs are used to exploit our ___________ biases, algorithms _____ content that reaffirms our opinions, so that every little ______ of our field of view is being colonized to sell ads. Like, when this little red dot comes out in your notifications, it grows and expands, and to your mind, it's huge.

Solution

  1. favor
  2. packed
  3. unconscious
  4. estate
  5. media
  6. corner

Original Text

Our perception is not only part of our identities, but in digital media, it's also a part of the value chain. Our visual field is packed with so much information that our perception has become a commodity with real estate value. Designs are used to exploit our unconscious biases, algorithms favor content that reaffirms our opinions, so that every little corner of our field of view is being colonized to sell ads. Like, when this little red dot comes out in your notifications, it grows and expands, and to your mind, it's huge.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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digital media 3
visual field 2
real estate 2
real product 2

Important Words

  1. ads
  2. algorithms
  3. biases
  4. chain
  5. colonized
  6. commodity
  7. content
  8. corner
  9. designs
  10. digital
  11. dot
  12. estate
  13. expands
  14. exploit
  15. favor
  16. field
  17. grows
  18. huge
  19. identities
  20. information
  21. media
  22. mind
  23. notifications
  24. opinions
  25. packed
  26. part
  27. perception
  28. reaffirms
  29. real
  30. red
  31. sell
  32. unconscious
  33. view
  34. visual