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Google Smothers the Search for Truth

In The Verge, Thomas Ricker gives a comical reflection on his increasing forgetfulness: Google’s making me dumb. He blames the search giant for its ready-made, easy-access answers to everything: “Why memorize anything when it’s so readily accessible?” His tech-dependent laziness might sound familiar – but is he right? In Salon, writer Ian Leslie probes the … Read more