See on Scoop.itThe Information Specialist’s Scoop

Apparently, the Quora user who asked this question was looking for a Web service where he could hire a personnal Web assistant – a human being, he wouldn’t trus an algorithm – to be that person. 


“So why don’t you try to be that person?” started my answer.

“Nobody knows your interests better than you do and no one can make a judgement on what is relevant to them better.

Lack of time, right?”

Rest is on Quora but the short story is that I felt the new topic-centric model of social media, combined with Curation (like we have on, is precisely serving that goal: highly personalized information, curated by informed, expert and relevant human beings on a given topic.

See on