Google Searches and Boiling Tea Kettles‏

Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 9:32 PM

“How is it possible to accept information about the world and about society as information about reality when one knows how it is produced?” –Niklas Luhmann

“The short answer is, it’s a really easy way to sell papers. Google is a very successful company and it’s a very easy way to get readership by making grandiose claims about them.” –Alex Wissner-Gross, Harvard physicist

Harvard Physicist Sets Record Straight on Internet Carbon Study

A Harvard researcher spent much of Monday setting the record straight about his research and how it relates to Google’s energy consumption.


~ by severalfourmany on January 12, 2009.

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