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  • DJL shared from Who Owns The Future? by Jaron Lanier
    It is interesting that one biologist might be a Christian while another is an atheist, for instance. But it is more than interesting if a technologist can manipulate urges and behaviors; it is a new world order.
  • DJL shared from Who Owns The Future? by Jaron Lanier
    The information economy that we are currently building doesn’t really embrace capitalism, but rather a new form of feudalism.
  • DJL shared from Who Owns The Future? by Jaron Lanier
    In the network age there can be collusion without colluders, conspiracies without conspirators.
  • DJL shared from Who Owns The Future? by Jaron Lanier
    One truism has emerged in the networked age. The mere existence of big data doesn’t mean that people will agree about what it means.
  • DJL shared from Who Owns The Future? by Jaron Lanier
    The plague of toxic assets and mega-pyramid schemes, and the pointless growth spurt of the financial services sector would all have been impossible without vast computational resources remembering and sorting all the details needed to snooker people. The most egregious modern liars not only need computers, they can be inspired by them.

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