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How celebrity non-experts and amateur opinion could change the way we acquire knowledge

How celebrity non-experts and amateur opinion could change the way we acquire knowledge

When digital media entrepreneur Andrew Keen predicted in 2007 that the user generated focus of Web 2.0 would lead to a reduction of well researched and factual information – and in turn the rise of amateur opinion – he was clearly on to something. Over a decade later, and Keen’s prognosis has, arguably, come true. The internet today is […] … learn more→