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Our Facebook newsfeeds have become echo chambers. To break out, professor Cass Sunstein says we should embrace a diversity of information. Read more....

Are old-school political parties becoming obsolete now that non-mainstream candidates can reach voters easily and directly? NYU professor Clay Shirky discusses how social media helped shaped this election. Read more....

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Smaller companies are starting to fill niches that Facebook - the social network behemoth - hasn’t. Gina Bianchini, the founder and CEO of Mightybell, discusses what’s next for social media. Read More...

Deb Roy

If you think there’s been a major upheaval in media, buckle your seatbelt. According to Deb Roy, Twitter’s Chief Media Scientist, social sites are about to fundamentally change politics, entertainment, and much more. Read More...

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With the 2014 and 2016 elections looming, techies are hard at work on how to change our votes. Teddy Goff, Digital Director for President Obama’s 2012 campaign, talks about the experiments we’ll all be part of. Read More...

Deb Roy

If you think there's been a major upheaval in media, buckle your seatbelt. According to Deb Roy, Twitters Chief Media Scientist, social sites are about to fundamentally change politics, entertainment, and much more. Read More...

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