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You Are Not A Gadget

by Jaron Lanier

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Published by Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24258674M
ISBN 109780307593146
OCLC/WorldCa500852361

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Book Review. You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto. Bertrand Schneider. Lanier, J. (). You are not a gadget: A manifesto. Random House Digital, Inc. $ (paperback), pp. (ISBN: ). Nowadays, most people strongly believe that the internet, and more broadly technology, has transformed our lives for the Size: KB.   ‘You are not a gadget - a manifesto’, by Jaron Lanier Have carried this book around with me for a couple of years. Just finished it today. Great read and lots to think about. Would not claim to understand all of the points made but food for thought for anyone like myself who spends much time contributing to social networks.4/5().

  I will be reviewing this book in three parts. This first post will be a summary as well as critical analysis of the first 1/3 of the book. Summary: In the book You are not a Gadget by Jaron Lanier, Lanier discusses the internet and how we as humans play a role in gh Lanier criticizes the internet for much of the first 3rd of the book, he in no way hates the : Joe Fuller. “For those who wish to read to think, and read to transform, You Are Not a Gadget is a book to begin the s It is raw, raucous and unexpected. It is also a hell of a lot of fun.” —Times Higher Education “[Lanier] confronts the big issues with bracing directness The reader sits up.


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“For those who wish to read to think, and read to transform, You Are Not a Gadget is a book to begin the s It is raw, raucous and unexpected.

It is also a hell of a lot of fun.” —Times Higher Education “[Lanier] confronts the big issues with bracing directness The reader sits by: You Are Not a Gadget book.

Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jaron Lanier, a Silicon Valley visionary since the s, was /5(). “Lanier is not of my generation, but he knows and understands us well, and has written a short and frightening book, You Are Not a Gadget, which chimes with my own discomfort, while coming from a position of real knowledge and insight, both practical and philosophical.” —Zadie Smith, The New York Review of Books4/4().

About You Are Not a Gadget. A NATIONAL BESTSELLER A programmer, musician, and father of virtual reality technology, Jaron Lanier was a pioneer in digital media, and among the first to predict the revolutionary changes it would bring to our commerce and culture. You Are Not A Gadget: A Manifesto by Jaron Lanier – review Computer scientist Jaron Lanier thinks the web has taken a wicked turn for the worse You Are Not A Gadget book wants us to do something about it.

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In You are Not a Gadget digital guru and virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier reveals how the internet is deadening personal interaction, stifling genuine inventiveness and even changing us as people.

Something went wrong around the start of the twenty-first century. The crowd was wise. Social networks replaced individual creativity. There were more places to 4/5(). You Are Not a Gadget was published in and does not address our current mess, but it is remarkably prescient. I hope that Lanier is writing at this very moment a third book to help save us from ourselves.

Here are some things Lanier has to say in You Are Not a Gadget: “Web designs strongly favor flatness in cultural expression.

You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto by Jaron Lanier (January, ) Alfred A. Knopf, pages, $ I'm often accused of being a Luddite -- mostly based on my fervent and affectionate clinging to.

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“It’s early in the twenty-first century, and that means that these words will mostly be. You Are Not a Gadget () examines why the internet tends to glorify the hive-mind and devalue the g as both a history lesson of the web’s origins and a warning of the future consequences of its current path, this book illuminates the hidden design of the web.

Book review: You Are Not A Gadget. Every decade (which means every two or three years in internet time) has its internet rethinker. This year it's virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier and You Are. You Are Not a Gadget - You Are Not a Gadget audiobook, by Jaron Lanier Jaron Lanier, a Silicon Valley visionary since the s, was among the first to predict the revolutionary changes the World Wide Web would bring to commerce and culture.

Now, in his first book, written more than two decades after the web was created, Lanier offers this provocative and cautionary. Time Magazine named him one of the most influential people in the world in His book You Are Not a Gadget was released in early by Knopf in the USA and Penguin in the UK.Glenn Harlan Reynolds.

Updated Jan. 12, pm ET. Ever since the Internet began to make its way into everyday life—beginning roughly in Author: Glenn Harlan Reynolds.