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Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Trish - Goodreads

Lanier is something different altogether; he is an original. It took longer than I expected to read this book, but I loved learning that there was someone who was thinking about our human connection ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Surfing Moose - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book and was already of the mindset that Jaron writes about. I do believe that sites like Facebook diminish the word "Friend" and give individuals a false sense of community ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Viccy - Goodreads

There is a reason I don't read non-fiction. Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Will Byrnes - Goodreads

UPDATED - 1/5/13 - at bottom There are many ideas floating about in the mind of Jaron Lanier, the guy who popularized the term virtual reality, was with Atari in the beginning and has, for decades ... 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  - Ramsey - Goodreads

Open access and open culture are certainly buzzwords of the current digital age. Widely, if thoughtlessly, embraced, openness has emerged in many quarters, from college dorm rooms to Silicon Valley ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Jesse Toldness - Goodreads

tl;dr: Damn Hippies. Damn Old Computer Hippies Longer Version: This is not a book. This is what it says on the title. A Manifesto. A stream of consciousness outpouring, unfiltered and unedited and ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto

User Review  - Michael Vagnetti - Goodreads

Content overabundance (too much information, with a deficiency of context to help you process it) is mostly silent. It's something to be "solved" with discovery tools, or kind of a personal challenge ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Michael Burnam-fink - Goodreads

Jaron Lanier is very angry about computers. While this book is a necessary antidote to the usual silicon valley cyber-utopianism, Lanier is not nearly as smart as he thinks he is, and this manifesto ... Read full review


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