Monthly Archive: April 2018

What started out as advertising really can’t be called …

What started out as advertising really can’t be called advertising anymore — it turned into behavior modification,” he said, referring mostly to Facebook and Google. “I can’t call these things social networks anymore. I call them behavior modification empires. Jaron Lanier TED Talk: How We Need to Remake The Internet (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)

I don’t believe our species can survive unless we …

I don’t believe our species can survive unless we fix this. We cannot have a society in which, if two people wish to communicate, the only way that can happen is if it’s financed by a third person who wishes to manipulate them. Jaron Lanier TED Talk: How We Need to Remake The Internet (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)