Our Unimaginative Internet Economy →
Yes, Google and Facebook make their billions by selling millions of beautifully-targeted ads. How innovative, how ingenious, how high-tech. Oh wait, no it’s not. It’s the most unimaginative way to make money in the media business. It’s really no different than a TV network making money from commercials. As with TV, on the Internet you buy the hardware (a computer/tablet/TV set). You pay for the...
In a democracy we have always had to worry about the ignorance of the...– Thomas Sowell (via untenured) Some of the dumbest people I’ve ever known were college educated ‘intellectuals’. (via talkstraight)