Book Review: Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now (2013) by Douglas Rushkoff Everything is getting faster. The incoming call on our mobile device (while we are already talking on the landline... »
Book Review: Blockbuster (2013) by Anita Elberse  In 2004, Chris Anderson, proclaimed: “Forget squeezing millions from a few megahits at the top of the charts. The future of entertainment is in the... »
“It’s not a bug. It’s a feature”. This, in grossly simplistic terms, is the central message of "Solutionism" – the term coined by the Belarusian-American Internet-critic Evgeny Morozov in his latest b... »
Who owns the future? Jaron Lanier (Allen Lane/Penguin 2013) Coming from a techno-geeky visionary, the message is both unusual and uncomfortable: as global digitalization disrupts valuations of int... »
Big Data (a revolution that will transform how we live, work and think), Mayer-Schönberger/Cukier (Houghton Mifflin Harecourt, Boston/N.Y., 2013) Any review of a book on the topic big data normall... »