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"From the Ted Talk by Tamas Kocsis: The case for a decentralized internet"

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And it's very easy to abuse this pweor. For example, last year, a CEO of a company that acts as a gatekeeper for nine million wstbeeis decided, after some public psrseure, that one of the sites it manages, a far right page, should be blocked. He then sent an internal email to his coworkers. "This was an arbitrary decision. I woke up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the Internet." Even he atdmis, "No one should have this power." As a response, one of the emepoyles asked him, "Is this the day the intrenet dies?"

Open Cloze

And it's very easy to abuse this _____. For example, last year, a CEO of a company that acts as a gatekeeper for nine million ________ decided, after some public ________, that one of the sites it manages, a far right page, should be blocked. He then sent an internal email to his coworkers. "This was an arbitrary decision. I woke up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the Internet." Even he ______, "No one should have this power." As a response, one of the _________ asked him, "Is this the day the ________ dies?"

Solution

  1. pressure
  2. internet
  3. power
  4. websites
  5. employees
  6. admits

Original Text

And it's very easy to abuse this power. For example, last year, a CEO of a company that acts as a gatekeeper for nine million websites decided, after some public pressure, that one of the sites it manages, a far right page, should be blocked. He then sent an internal email to his coworkers. "This was an arbitrary decision. I woke up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the Internet." Even he admits, "No one should have this power." As a response, one of the employees asked him, "Is this the day the Internet dies?"

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collocation frequency
decentralized web 5

Important Words

  1. abuse
  2. acts
  3. admits
  4. arbitrary
  5. asked
  6. bad
  7. blocked
  8. ceo
  9. company
  10. coworkers
  11. day
  12. decided
  13. decision
  14. dies
  15. easy
  16. email
  17. employees
  18. gatekeeper
  19. internal
  20. internet
  21. kick
  22. manages
  23. million
  24. mood
  25. morning
  26. page
  27. power
  28. pressure
  29. public
  30. response
  31. sites
  32. websites
  33. woke
  34. year