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    • Everybody Lies

    • Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are
    • By: Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, Steven Pinker - foreword
    • Narrated by: Tim Andres Pabon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,717
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,297
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,269

    By the end of on average day in the early 21st century, human beings searching the Internet will amass eight trillion gigabytes of data. This staggering amount of information - unprecedented in history - can tell us a great deal about who we are - the fears, desires, and behaviors that drive us, and the conscious and unconscious decisions we make. From the profound to the mundane, we can gain astonishing knowledge about the human psyche that less than 20 years ago seemed unfathomable.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Might be worth it to get the book

    • By Laura on 08-09-17

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Everybody Lies

    • By: Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
    • Narrated by: Christopher Ragland
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    Insightful, surprising and with groundbreaking revelations about our society, Everybody Lies exposes the secrets embedded in our Internet searches, with a foreword by best-selling author Steven Pinker. Everybody lies, to friends, lovers, doctors, pollsters - and to themselves. In Internet searches, however, people confess their secrets - about sexless marriages, mental health problems, even racist views.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliantly read, and extremely interesting!

    • By Jan-Albert van den Berg on 04-12-18

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Tout le monde ment... (et vous aussi !)

    • Internet et le Big Data. Ce que nos recherches Google disent vraiment de nous
    • By: Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
    • Narrated by: François Delaive
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Les parents favorisent-ils les garçons plutôt que les filles ? L'école que l'on fréquente influence-t-elle réellement notre réussite ? Mentons-nous souvent sur notre sexualité ? En ce début de XXIe siècle, nos navigations Internet génèrent huit millions de giga-octets de données chaque jour. Une quantité stupéfiante d'informations qui en disent long sur chacun d'entre nous, car c'est à notre moteur de recherche que nous confions nos questions et nos pensées les plus intimes.

    Regular price: $16.65