The Imminent Demise of Search-Engine Marketing
Google's move to marginalize all but Alphabet companies is wreaking havoc on search results.
How we need to remake the internet | Jaron Lanier
One of Jaron Lanier's most iconic TedX talks.
How the Internet Should Have Worked to Begin with
Content marketing is the only marketing left, but it's the domain of the grotesquely large. Is there a technology solution that will enable millions of small businesses to get into the game? Maybe.
The Broken Online Content Market
Content fuels the web, but the people who create it aren't realizing true value. Why is the online content market so inefficient, and is there a solution?
The Plight of the “Yelpified” and the Sad Demise of Market Inefficiency
Search engine algorithms are systematically driving what they consider to be content-market efficiency, but they're missing the target, and, in the process, marginalizing small businesses by the millions.
Rebirthing the Democratic Web
The great promise of the Internet is dead. But is there a way to bring democracy back to what has become a haven for big tech and big money?
Is Artificial Intelligence the End of Civilization?
Marx believed the industrial revolution was the end stage of innovation. George Gilder argues that Google believes the same thing about its own AI. Does that make Google a "Marxist" organization? Gilder thinks so.
When Heresy Is the only Option
To win in the information economy, you have to get your ideas to spread. But in a veritable tsunami of content that bombards us daily, how can you stand out from the crowd? In this TED talk, Seth Godin provides the recipe.
When Free Is not Free: Pavlov’s Humans and Behavior Modification Empires
A Behavior Modification Empire is an organization that establishes the means of human interaction via highly addictive technologies that elicit Pavlovian reactions to social rewards and punishments and then sells the right to manipulate participants to third-parties.