Abolish Silicon Valley: How to Liberate Technology from Capitalism

04 June 2020 | By Wendy Liu | Filed in: internet.

Former insider turned critic Wendy Liu busts the myths of the tech industry, and offers a galvanising argument for why and how we must reclaim technology s potential for the public good.Innovation Meritocracy The possibility of overnight success What s not to love about Silicon Valley These days,

Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America

04 June 2020 | By Christopher Wylie | Filed in: internet.

For the first time, the Cambridge Analytica whistleblower tells the inside story of the data mining and psychological manipulation behind the election of Donald Trump and the Brexit referendum, connecting Facebook, WikiLeaks, Russian intelligence, and international hackers n nMindf ck goes deep insid

Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language

04 June 2020 | By Gretchen McCulloch | Filed in: internet.

A linguistically informed look at how our digital world is transforming the English language n nLanguage is humanity s most spectacular open source project, and the internet is making our language change faster and in interesting ways than ever before Internet conversations are structured by

Death Note Special One-Shot (2020)

04 June 2020 | By Tsugumi Ohba | Filed in: internet.

Written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata, the mega popular Japanese manga series Death Note debuted in 2003 and came to an end in 2006, but the Shinigami known as Ryuk has returned here at the start of 2020 with a brand new 87 page one shot n nThe special one shot story, written by Oh

Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue

04 June 2020 | By Ryan Holiday | Filed in: internet.

An NPR Book Concierge Best Book of 2018 A stunning story about how power works in the modern age the book the New York Times called one helluva page turner and The Sunday Times of London celebrated as rivetingan astonishing modern media conspiracy that is a fantastic read Pick up the book e

Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Genius, Betrayal, and Redemption

04 June 2020 | By Ben Mezrich | Filed in: internet.

The fascinating story of brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss s big bet on crypto currency and its dazzling pay off n nPlanning to start careers as venture capitalists, the brothers quickly discover that no one will take their money after their fight with Zuckerberg While nursing their wounds in Ib

Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

04 June 2020 | By Jaron Lanier | Filed in: internet.

Jaron Lanier, the world famous Silicon Valley scientist pioneer who first alerted us to the dangers of social media, explains why its toxic effects are at the heart of its design, and explains in ten simple arguments why liberating yourself from its hold will transform your life and the world for th

Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley

04 June 2020 | By Antonio García Martínez | Filed in: internet.

Liar s Poker meets The Social Network in an irreverent expos of life inside the tech bubble, from industry provocateur Antonio Garc a Mart nez, a former Twitter advisor, Facebook product manager and startup founder CEO n nThe reality is, Silicon Valley capitalism is very simple n nInvestors are peopl