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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: A Manifesto

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

I think this is required reading for residents of this century. The world is changing very quickly; I cannot deny that what with computers and ipads and social networking, my life has changed very ... 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

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: A Manifesto

User Review  - Ken Baumann - Goodreads

Got me going, "YES, DOWN WITH THE HIVE." Which means: the book did fervently argue that the internet, or at least the current versions of the most inhabited sites, are good at making ourselves reduce ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Rick Wilcox - Goodreads

So who is Facebook's customer? You? Yes, someday when you have to pay for access to feed your habit, but you are not the big ticket. Facebook's real customer is the advertiser of the future. Vast data ... Read full review

Review: You Are Not a Gadget

User Review  - Spencer - Goodreads

As anyone who knows me could tell you, I'm a pretty heavy internet user. I'm on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and reddit. I've kept a smartphone on me since freshman year of college, and I use it ... Read full review


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