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Beyond the valley : how innovators around the world are overcoming inequality and creating the technologies of tomorrow

Srinivasan, Ramesh 1976- (author., Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780262043137
  • ISBN: 0262043130
  • Physical Description: print
    x, 408 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / Douglas Rushkoff -- The power of data -- The social contract -- Foreclosing the future -- Disconnection and connection -- Blind solutions -- Brave new digital world -- Cambridge Analytica and global disinformation -- The great radicalizers -- Bernie Is born -- Digital war games around the world -- Disrupting jobs and lives -- Protecting work and workers -- Working hard, struggling harder -- Money for everybody? : exploring universal basic income -- Worker-owned technologies -- Discrimination technologies -- Keeping network power local / with Aditi Mehta -- Questioning connectivity -- African-born technology -- AI In Uganda -- Innovating from the ground up in Kenya -- Mobile power to the people : Indigenous networks In Mexico -- Blockchain : a crazy free-for-all, and maybe more? / with Adam Reese -- Technology for all -- Educating and protecting our future.
Summary, etc.: How to repair the disconnect between designers and users, producers and consumers, and tech elites and the rest of us: toward a more democratic internet.
Subject: Internet -- Moral and ethical aspects
Internet industry -- Moral and ethical aspects

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