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This Week in Social Media - Week of 7/22/10

From: Jessica Weil
Series: PJA Live: This Week in Social Media
Length: 30:00

Content Curation: Man vs. Machine

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Guest: Andrew Davis, Chief Strategy Officer, Tipping Point Labs

According to recent estimates, in just a few years we will reach a point where the information on the Internet will double every 72 hours. With such an overwhelming amount of content available at our fingertips, content curation is becoming an increasingly valuable way to aggregate, organize and find quality information online. But often the lines are blurred between custom content and automated content generated by an algorithm. Is content curation drowning out genuine human creation? What role does search play in this equation? Join host Mike O’Toole as he tackles this topic with special guest Andrew Davis, Chief Strategy Officer, Tipping Point Labs.

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Guest: Andrew Davis, Chief Strategy Officer, Tipping Point Labs

According to recent estimates, in just a few years we will reach a point where the information on the Internet will double every 72 hours. With such an overwhelming amount of content available at our fingertips, content curation is becoming an increasingly valuable way to aggregate, organize and find quality information online. But often the lines are blurred between custom content and automated content generated by an algorithm. Is content curation drowning out genuine human creation? What role does search play in this equation? Join host Mike O’Toole as he tackles this topic with special guest Andrew Davis, Chief Strategy Officer, Tipping Point Labs.