Since time is short, I will jump straight into the heart of things. My thesis today is simple: digital technologies are both our best hope and our worst enemy. Big problems like climate change and disease are unlikely to be tackled without them. Moreover, the Internet of Things shows some promising early signs that shared […]
Evgeny Morozov is contributing editor at The New Republic and the author of ‘The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom’ and ‘To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism’. In 2010-2012 he was a visiting scholar at Stanford University and a Schwartz fellow at the New America Foundation.