Definition of hive mind
- The tiny bees in a hive are more or less unaware of their colony, but their collective hive mind transcends their small bee minds.
- —Sven Birkerts and Kevin Kelly
- … Mindy Kaling asks her Twitter followers for the best dinner spots in cities she's visiting. Generally, people trust that feedback from the hive mind is correct and well-informed.
- —Sarah Z. Wexler
- While the building was being renovated, Jackson and his wife turned the design of the studio kitchen over to the hive mind of the staff.
- —Mark Healy
- … It's just not rational to believe that people are able to read, let alone understand, all the privacy policies …. Instead, users now rely on the Internet hivemind to know if a particularly egregious privacy change is afoot.
- —Andrea Peterson