Jaron Lanier

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The Local-global Flip

The idea that people would “inexpensively have access to a tremendous global computation and networking facility” was supposed to create wealth and wellbeing. Has it instead created a technologically advanced dystopia?

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Digital Maoism: The Hazards of the New Online Collectivism

A cautionary inquiry into the unchecked hive mind.