Public opinion is the most powerful tool not only in life, but also on the webspace. There are a lot of options for its use, so much so that you can “destroy” a person, harassment, etc.
Many states are already using these tools to control many aspects of our lives: cameras in the subway and on the streets with face identification, etc. But this is only a small fraction of what corporations such as Google can unite with the state.
Today I would like to share with you my observations regarding the development of neural networks.
Opinion Leaders in Comments
How often do we watch product reviews before buying? How often do we see a lot of comments under the post, and we can’t wait to find out the majority opinion?
As a result, you have an army, capable of arranging a revolution and a change in the political system in any country.
10 likes, Brexit, Trump and Memes
The basis of their development was the scientific work of Mikhail Kosinsky, who found out how you can learn everything about you using 10 likes: skin color, political preferences and much more.
Automation of these processes can give great influence for terrorist groups and countries such as North Korea to use their influence in the world. Isn’t it?
Memes. They are so harmless and so funny. How can you resist them all, eh?
“Propaganda should influence more on the feelings than on the mind” – Joseph Goebbels.
Perhaps this seems like a fantasy, but imagine that you managed to combine all this into one single control system – the whole world will be in your hands, or at least part of it. Voluntarily…