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Google’s echo chamber challenge


Turns out I/O 2013 was not a little mind blowing.  Larry Page and co. put on a killer show, featuring flawless demos of the newly unified google platform.  From social (google+) to local (maps), google will deliver an immersive experience through major design changes and deeply integrated machine learning. Whether the new direction represents a natural evolution, or, as Mashable sees it, evidence of google’s master plan, it’s clear that Google, the machine, is a lot smarter now.  And it wants to get personal.

Google is uniquely qualified to deliver what is in effect an at-scale personal agent.  Google Now was a mere morsel.  The new google at our fingertips and eyeballs promises to empower nimble knowledge seekers everywhere and in real time.

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