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Let me begin with a disclosure – I am a technologist, a professional with almost 40 years of experience, and multiple degrees in my field.…View More James Madison and How Technology Changed Politics
Our political culture has changed. Many of us now live in a time of outright antagonism and active opposition for what the other side has…View More Technology is Screwing Us
In 2009, during President Barack Obama’s first year in office, I received a call from a member of his staff. “Would I be interested in…View More Ubering Toward the Political Morass
Whenever there is a school shooting, the most dominate calls to action are We need to arm teachers We need to change gun laws, making…View More Technologies Will Save Our Kids
Whether we like it or not, humans are tribalists. Throughout our entire history, we have chosen to identify ourselves with groups of people that are…View More Can Technology Defeat Our Prejudices?
Misinformation plagues our lives and is challenging our democracy. But like any wise capitalist knows, with every challenge comes an opportunity. And that’s exactly what…View More Could the Free Market Fix Fake News?