Why do we need an Augmented Web

Thanks Dapplets Project team for this brilliant article:

Why do we need an Augmented Web?

Censorship and politics form an information bubble from which it’s very difficult to escape. You’re deprived of the chance not only to express yourself, but to even form your own opinion.

So why is this happening?

Social media controls your attention completely. Internal algorithms and rules decide what to show you and what not.

It’s difficult for you to change this paradigm.

In order to get information from another source, you’ll have to go beyond social media. This requires proactive action. For the ordinary user, it’s much easier to remain attached to a single source of information despite its bias and restrictions.

Why do we need an Augmented Web?