„In a world of infinite choice, context—not content—is king. (Chris Anderson quoting Rob Reid)“

—  Chris Anderson, livro The Long Tail, The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More (2006), Ch. 7, p. 109
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