Shared May 18, 2018
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CORRECTION: There’s incredible power to data in the hands of companies operating at immense scale.
It’s why there’s now a movement to limit this,
why companies like Digi.me, who I’ve previously mistaken for a data collection company, actually let users manage and safeguard their
Bing is laughed at but it’s actually a profitable product, which demonstrates the power of the control tech companies can have.
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*Clarification: The top Bing searches at the beginning is from a satire website (although I suspect they're not far off from the truth) https://www.thebeaverton.com/2012/07/...
Big thanks to Varsity Star for making the music: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4EbSc...
One of the sections was largely inspired by: https://staltz.com/the-web-began-dyin...
Steve Ballmer going crazy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04FOU...
Burj Khalifa Graphic based on: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
Microsoft ad: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-qri...
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