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    The Conversation | Viktor Mayer-Schönberger | 7/25/19 | 5 min
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    • p_scaal1 year ago

      For those interested in this topic, I highly recommend his book, “Delete”. A few years old but just as relevant as ever.

      • bill
        Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
        11 months ago

        Sweet! Will do. I love reading slightly outdated books about tech. I've been reading You Are Not a Gadget by Jaron Lanier all day today.

      • Gunnar1 year ago

        Hey P! I was going to share this article with you - May I borrow your copy?

        • p_scaal1 year ago

          gunnar! believe i gave it away..

          • Gunnar1 year ago

            damn! I will find an e-copy. <3

    • Jim1 year ago

      I am really a good forgetter...... It has its advantages. The people in my life may not agree that my forgetfullness is a positive attribute but I usually forget to address their concerns.

    • Thamba411 year ago

      I learnt something new today.Very interesting article.

    • Pegeen
      Scribe
      1 year ago

      WOW, I found this article fascinating and something I never considered. That, we, as humans, have a built in system of forgetting. And that it serves the purpose of allowing things that no longer matter to us to leave, so new, more useful information can enter. This also enables us to live more in the present. Equally interesting that the internet is preventing us from forgetting. I’m glad I’m not tethered to it.

    • bill
      Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
      1 year ago

      Required reading. Take control of your digital identity, is the moral.