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Brazilian Newspapers Resist Google’s News Search

One of the major themes we encountered in this week’s reading is that Google relies on the openness of the web in order to create many of their products, which it can generate revenue for itself. The most prevalent example … Continue reading

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THE GOOGLIZATION OF EVERYTHING RESPONSE (GROUP #3)

In Last weeks Class, group 1, presented about the topic “ The Googlization of everything“ a topic that makes us think, if we all fall under that category? All of us that use the internet can honestly say we have … Continue reading

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The Googlization of Everything

I think Salimah put it best when she said that no matter what topic or question one is looking for online the response a majority people give is, “Just google it.” Google is the most popular search engine many use … Continue reading

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Last week’s group focused on the book “The Googlization of Everything’ and why we should worry”. The group presented the main arguments of the book and raised many good questions. Google’s unofficial slogan is “don’t be evil”. Over the years … Continue reading

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Class 9: Google

In preparation for our discussion on Google, both for today’s class session and for the online discussion, please watch this independent documentary on Google from 2006. http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1508211417393454786 Following our discussion in today’s class about how the Google products googlizeus, please … Continue reading

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