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Justin Kerr-Stevens
Participant

I had completely forgotten about the Orwell quote. Really does give food for thought.

I have some reservations about using the ‘like’ button but more from the perspective of the data I share with facebook. It just feels like another way a network can see what I’m doing and ‘tailor’ content for me.

I do think the ‘Like’ button (and yes the ‘Awesome’ button as well) provide a quick way of showing interest in something, and if I only have a second after reading an article it’s easier. Better than nothing I guess?