See What You Want to See

It is very difficult to watch or consumer something that is not already customized, but do you really want FaceBook, Google and everybody else to filter what you see?

Eli Pariser says we get trapped in a “filter bubble” and don’t get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview. Will this ultimately prove to be bad for us and bad for democracy?

Read a Q&A with Eli (featuring 10 ways to turn off the filter bubble): http://on.ted.com/PariserQA