Internet

Friend or foe? Take a look at our need to be connected and the dangers that tag along.


Summaries

How Big Tech Conquers Countries, Challenges Our Rights, and Disrupts Our World

Alexis Wichowski

HarperOne, 2020

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The Inside Story of Instagram

Sarah Frier

Simon & Schuster, 2020

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The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power

Shoshana Zuboff

Public Affairs, 2018

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Understanding the New Rules of Language

Gretchen McCulloch

Riverhead, 2019

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How Big Tech Got Bigger

Alex Hern

The Guardian, 2020

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The Existential Threat of Big Tech

Franklin Foer

Penguin Press, 2017

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Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the Hijacking of the American Conversation

Andrew Marantz

Viking, 2019

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On one side: Amazon. On the other: a new alliance of brands and platforms. Who will win?

Elizabeth Paton and Vanessa Friedman

The New York Times, 2020

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C. Thi Nguyen

RoyIntPhilosophy, 2019

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A vital connection for the Chinese diaspora, the app has also become a global conduit of Chinese state propaganda, surveillance and intimidation. The United States has proposed banning it.

Paul Mozur

The New York Times, 2020

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