• Jeff Bezos: Today's internet is a 'confirmation bias machine' that could help autocratic regimes

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    At the Wired 25 conference on Monday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos weighed in on the current state of social media.
    "I worry that some of these technologies will be very useful to autocratic regimes to enforce their will," Bezos said.
    He also said, "the Internet in its current incarnation is a confirmation bias machine."
    Still, Bezos believes the problems facing social media are common to other technologies in their early stages and progress should not be halted.
    After touting his space tourism mission and defending Amazon's work with the US Department of Defense, Jeff Bezos also weighed in on...
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  • Jeff Bezos details space ambitions video - CNET

    Jeff Bezos details space ambitions video - CNET

    29 days ago - By CNET

    At the Wired 25 conference, Amazon CEO and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos previews his company's plan to venture into space in 2019 and beyond.
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  • Jeff Bezos discusses challenges facing big tech video - CNET

    29 days ago - By CNET

    At the Wired 25 conference in San Francisco, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos addresses the current big-tech landscape, social media and government regulation.
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