Christopher Goodlof

Aug 31, 2020

2 min read

Digital Apostate — Part VI: Doomed to the Bubble

The internet, as a result of continuing innovation, is a neighborhood of bubbles — each bubble devoted to a viewpoint and totally isolated. This is to be expected, like-minded people are naturally going to gather. However, the problem isn’t that they are gathering, the problem is that they’re in an echo chamber.

The internet has become personalized to each user and their viewing habits. Simply put, your browsing history and cookies act as a sort of interest survey. If you frequently visit websites related to one political group, movement, or…