Jaron Lanier Is Rethinking the Open Nature of the Internet

Culture is to become precisely nothing but advertising.

From Jaron Lanier’s book, You Are Not a Gadget. This is an idea I’ve been wrestling with lately. It’s a real threat, and I don’t think we understand the potential dire consequences. We’re all about to become that bikini-clad dancer in the red-neon striped window to the world.

via Findings – Jaron Lanier Is Rethinking the Open Nature of the Internet – NYTimes.com.