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Do Users Dream of Electric Sheep?

Fake users, fake friends and fake news. How the digital ecosystem is being manipulated to game and drain you.

Humans have been counting things since we were able to stand upright and look at the sky. First, it was the stars, then it was our crops we so industriously grew at the inception of civilization. The developing discipline of mathematics told humans how tall, how long and how valuable something was. There are stories in the old testament of the bible that deal with King David taking a census. Counting is as biblical as it is scientific. In the information age…

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Tobias Batton

Tobias Batton

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