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The most important technology critic in the world was tired of knowledge based on clicks. So he built an antidote - The Correspondent

The most important technology critic in the world was tired of knowledge based on clicks. So he built an antidote - The Correspondent

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The Syllabus collects the best articles, podcasts and videos about the political, economic and social consequences of the coronavirus pandemic on a daily basis...

world’s foremost technology critic... scans 100 pages per minute, 12 books in an hour, 100 in one day... can determine the relevance of every book in the world... all information and knowledge...

The Syllabus ... recommends the very best and most relevant books, podcasts, scientific articles, videos and journalism ... determines the relevance of information... nine different newsletters that link to the most relevant information on the 60 most important themes ... [users] own personalised newsletter...

How do you determine what to read?... certain type of information is rewarded online... can sell adverts... generates clicks... standardised... relevant information disappears into the background... At The Syllabus, relevance is not determined by popularity...

guest editors... will use Morozov’s system to discover information and share it... intellectuals can turn the attention of their followers towards more serious content...

The Syllabus automatically scores and categorises information from ... scientific publishers, universities... for 60 themes... "Taxonomies" ... are crucial... determined automatically as well as manually... Everything is then assessed by ... several times... selection of the very best and most relevant information that appears during a week, sorted by theme... team trusts certain ... proven providers of quality information...

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