How the Internet Amplifies Cognitive Errors

The Internet has brought us many great things. But as author Sarah Tarkoff reveals, it also magnifies some common cognitive errors that are all too human.

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Confirmation bias

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Groupthink/bandwagon effect

Ingroup bias

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Fundamental attribution error

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