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Cal Newport “Digital Minimalism”

Stoicism And Digital Minimalism: An Interview With Computer Scientist And Bestselling Author Cal Newport The unassuming Georgetown computer science professor Cal Newport has become one of this generation’s leading voices on how we can all work more wisely and more deeply. In his latest book Digital Minimalism: Choosing

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism by Shoshana Zuboff

The goal is to automate us’: welcome to the age of surveillance capitalism The Observer Technology Shoshana Zuboff’s new book is a chilling exposé of the business model that underpins the digital world. Observer tech columnist John Naughton explains the

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Human Assets

The Promise and Dread of Digitising Humans In 2013, actor Paul Walker died in a car-crash halfway through the filming of Furious 7. Universal was left with a tough decision: stop the production of a hugely profitable movie franchise — or find

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Top 10 Blogs for Writers 2015

Top 10 Blogs for Writers 2015. We’re delighted to announce the winners of our 9th annual Top 10 Blogs for Writers Competition! It’s exciting to see such an array of excellent blogs for writers. Make sure you visit all the ten

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Shoshan Zuboff on “Big Data” as Surveillance Capitalism

Shoshan Zuboff on “Big Data” as Surveillance Capitalism. A Digital Declaration If the digital future is to be our home, then it is we who must make it so. Against the Surveillance Capitalism of „Big Data“. 15.09.2014, von Shoshana Zuboff

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Look Up – YouTube

Look Up – YouTube.

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Evgeny Morozov: ‘We are abandoning all the checks and balances’ | Technology | The Observer

Evgeny Morozov: ‘We are abandoning all the checks and balances’ | Technology | The Observer Evgeny Morozov: ‘We are abandoning all the checks and balances’ Technology writer Evgeny Morozov on the political dangers of the internet, why newspapers are great

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