The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power

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AUTHOR: Petersen Jordan B

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The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called “surveillance capitalism,” and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control us. The heady optimism of the Internet’s early days is gone.  Technologies that were meant to liberate us have deepened inequality and stoked divisions. Tech companies gather our information online and sell it to the highest bidder, whether government or retailer. Profits now depend not only on predicting our behaviour but modifying it too.

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Weight 490 g
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