Adam Townsend has an intriguing take on curation; that if it were good enough, that is, if it were personalised to the recipient, it could be a chargeable service. Could it be though that the problem is not just that content curators are (necessarily) building around their own interests?

It could be that a curator does not does not really bring anything to the party; they do not add to the collective intelligence and as a result, a curated feed is simply not interesting enough.

By being able to present their thoughts on an article, Passle users give another point of view. And we are all a little wiser for it.