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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: A Manifesto

User Review  - Justin Bailey - Goodreads

A fascinating book from the mind of a genius. Lanier, who is one of the pioneers of the digital age, makes a public break with the web 2.0 mainstream embodied in the world of wiki, social networking ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Gordon - Goodreads

This is a slim book that should have been slimmer. In fact, it should probably have been a couple of articles in Wired Magazine instead. I think the Wired readership is pretty much the core target ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Jake Forbes - Goodreads

I've listened to and enjoyed several of Lanier's talks about technology so I thought I'd spend some time with his ideas in a more longform medium. While some chapters were outstanding in their clarity ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Jillian - Goodreads

At the beginning, Lanier had me totally hooked. I was drawn in, and I really wanted to finish the book. But somewhere around the middle, he kind of lost me, and he never really got me back. I don't ... 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  - Christy Stewart - Goodreads

There are a few problems with this book... 1. The author mentions himself too often, it comes off as self-indulgent. This is a topic that would be better analyzed by statistics than personal opinion ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Donna - Goodreads

I was so blown away by the excerpt of this book in Harper's that I deleted my facebook account before I even finished it. I also enjoyed the book, though I got lost about one exit after the 'songle ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Elijah Meeks - Goodreads

As a disclaimer, Jaron Lanier was roommates with Richard Stallman, with whom I had a bit of an argument regarding epistemology while I was attending a conference at Harvard Law School a few years back ... Read full review


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