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21CIF: Locate, Evaluate and Ethically use Digital information: Co Curators: Dennis O'Connor & Carl Heine
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Web 2.0 Expo NY: Clay Shirky (shirky.com) It's Not Information Overload. It's Filter Failure.

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Dennis T OConnor's insight:

Curation was not a hot topic back in 2008 when Clay Shirky observed, "It's not information overload. It's filter failure." 


Now curation is becoming a way for indidividuals to share their expert interests and for all of us to assemble an expert's gallery of human curated topics that we want to follow. 


Is curation, the answer to the 'fact' of information overload? 

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, April 1, 2013 7:50 PM

How low is the filter for quality bar now? Do we live in a world of filter failure?

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Infobesity: Cognitive and Physical Impacts of Information Overconsumption

Mark J. Pearrow
Massachusetts Institute of
Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue,
Cambridge, MA 02139
mjp@mit.edu

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