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Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Mark Rayner - Goodreads

I would like to give this work a higher rating, but I'm afraid it's a bit too hard to read. That said, I think anyone who is interested in our future as a species should spend some time with Lanier ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Jaron Lanier recollects that, a couple of decades ago he remarked to a friend: You know, this is probably the most interesting room in the entire world. And--he was probably right. He was a pioneer ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Mykle - Goodreads

This book is all jism and dope smoke. Jaron Lanier is really, really bothered by a laundry list of standard arch-conservative nemeses (Marxism! today's kids! filesharing! the breakdown of the social ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

An articulate and reasoned critique by a non-luddite. Disagreeable and perhaps wrong. Ignore at your own peril. Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Shawn - Goodreads

This is a rather difficult book to review since it falls outside my usual purview. A good friend suggested I check it out and so I got a copy from the library and buzzed through it instead of adding ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - 0spinboson - Goodreads

From reading the NYTimes review of the book, there seem to be major problems with this book, that mark it out to be a book containing pompous drivel. Allow me to offer an unread critique of one of the ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

In this book, a rather strange man who plays a "Laotian mouth organ" and admires cephalopods tries to convince us to promote humanism in computing. I started this book in a skeptical frame of mind ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Jackie - Goodreads

I maybe want to read this after a good article in the New Yorker. But the reviews also make me maybe not be so interested. Maybe I can borrow it from the library via Overdrive. And I'm posting this to Facebook. Which makes me maybe not such a good candidate for this book. Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

I am not a tech guy. I consider myself technologically savvy but not sophisticated: I understand software but not hardware; I've created a website but don't know html; etc. I picked up this book ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Cow - Goodreads

I had decided to give this four stars, but then I read the other Goodreads reviews. Everyone I could see was giving it five or one, based on whether or not they agreed. My personal favourite review ... Read full review


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