Rom This is undoubtedly a really important and timely book and one that engages with interesting research and intriguing anecdotes Highly recommended If you have watched the Netflix program The Social Dilemma then this book is a great ollow upSinan Arai is a clever guy which is good he book is a great ollow upSinan Arai is a clever guy which is good he analysed data to answer some of the uestions that are left hanging rom The Social Dilemma It s great that it s up to date the book was published during the
Pandemic and Arai knows his social media he talks about the attention economy and Arai knows his social media he talks about the attention economy that nobody wants to be interrupted
"With Adverts Emails And Cold "adverts emails and cold any He also touches on the benefits of networks community and crowds to the buyer and the sellerIt is worth pointing that the irst 100 pages discuss were our elections influenced by social media Only to admit on around page 120 that nobody looks at ads on social media anyway In that sense he could have got to the pointer uicker that said while the book is pretty hefty at over 300 pages There isn t any iller which you can get with some books todayIf you are interested in the subject I highly recommend the book Ctrl Alt Delete by Tom Baldwin. Cting the influence of peers into our daily decisions driving the products we buy how we vote and even who we lovePacked with original research conducted by Aral and his team The Hype Machine describes the impact of social media on statecraft politics voting business and public health and shows us how to adapt our society to the hyper socialized state the Hype Machine has wroughtThis is a ascinating book that provides counterintuitive and surprising answers to some of the most hotly debated topics of our connected digital era as it impacts society. .
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"Of How Social Media Affects "how social media affects brains the real conseuences of news the power of social ratings and the impact of social media on our kids In mapping out strategies or being thoughtful consumers of social media The Hype Machine offers the definitive guide to understanding and harnessing or good the technology that has redefined our world overnightThe Hype Machine is a ascinating accessible and eminently readable rumination on our addiction to social media it s causes and the pros and cons of said obsession It digs deep into the way social media can be used or innocent purposes but also nefarious ones and media can be used or innocent purposes but also nefarious ones and conseuences of both Most people have accounts on social media sites and I would recommend this book to all of those individuals as it certainly helped me gain a better understanding of exactly how much influence the things we read on there have on our decisions opinions and lifestyles There is no doubt this relatively new technology is a double edged sword it can certainly enrich lives but on the other hand it can become a habit that is difficult to break Space Kid free Cial species We’ve been communicating and co operating with one another since the dawn of time But today something is different Over the last decade we’ve doused theire of human interaction with high octane gasoline We’ve created technologies that massively amplify the ways in which we interact with one another automated by machine intelligence that is designed to inform stimulate and entertain us Together these technologies constitute what Sinan Aral calls the ‘Hype Machine’ Digital platforms like Facebook Snapchat and Twitter are inje.