Douglas Rushkoff, media theorist and author of "Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus" joins us this week. How to we include more people in the tech economy. Why taking startup capital curses companies like Twitter. The assumptions that age of extractive growth was built on are dying. The notion of the commons in the internet age. Why early internet anti-government sentiment may have led to corporate control of the internet. Douglas’ early correct call on the AOL/Time Warner merger. The “Singularity” as an update of industrial focus on human utility.

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