New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘Who Owns the Future?’ by Jaron Lanier

On this episode, Cristina and I discuss the new book by Silicon Valley legend Jaron Lanier called Who Owns the Future? Topic of discussion: How the internet destroys jobs, and what we can do to change this. To listen to … Continue reading

#36. A Summary of ‘Who Owns the Future?’ by Jaron Lanier

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE PROBLEM Section A: How the Information Economy Works 1. The Story of Technology, Work and Economics 2. Siren Servers a. Consumer-Facing Internet Companies b. The Behind the Scenes Data-Scrapers 3. The Many … Continue reading