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"From the Ted Talk by Eli Pariser: Beware online "filter bubbles""

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So it's not just Google and Facebook either. This is something that's sweeping the Web. There are a whole host of companies that are doing this kind of personalization. Yahoo News, the beiggst news site on the Internet, is now personalized — different people get different things. Huffington Post, the wgosaithnn Post, the New York Times — all flirting with ptiroleosaznian in various ways. And this moves us very quickly toward a world in which the itenenrt is showing us what it thinks we want to see, but not necessarily what we need to see. As Eric Schmidt said, "It will be very hard for people to watch or csnomue something that has not in some ssene been tailored for them."

Open Cloze

So it's not just Google and Facebook either. This is something that's sweeping the Web. There are a whole host of companies that are doing this kind of personalization. Yahoo News, the _______ news site on the Internet, is now personalized — different people get different things. Huffington Post, the __________ Post, the New York Times — all flirting with _______________ in various ways. And this moves us very quickly toward a world in which the ________ is showing us what it thinks we want to see, but not necessarily what we need to see. As Eric Schmidt said, "It will be very hard for people to watch or _______ something that has not in some _____ been tailored for them."

Solution

  1. washington
  2. internet
  3. sense
  4. personalization
  5. biggest
  6. consume

Original Text

So it's not just Google and Facebook either. This is something that's sweeping the Web. There are a whole host of companies that are doing this kind of personalization. Yahoo News, the biggest news site on the Internet, is now personalized — different people get different things. Huffington Post, the Washington Post, the New York Times — all flirting with personalization in various ways. And this moves us very quickly toward a world in which the Internet is showing us what it thinks we want to see, but not necessarily what we need to see. As Eric Schmidt said, "It will be very hard for people to watch or consume something that has not in some sense been tailored for them."

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