And I think that’s the truly insidious part of the tech lords solution to everything. This fantasy that they will be greeted as liberators. When the new boss is really a lot like the old boss, except the big stick is replaced with the big algorithm. Depersonalizing all punishment but doling it out just the same. Maybe the old cabbie boss was an asshole, but at least that asshole had a face. Someone you could yell at. Have you tried yelling at an algorithm or a customer-rating average?
Exponential growth devours and corrupts
DHH
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Did you watch the video with Slavoj Zizek talking about the nice boss who acts as your friend but is still your boss anyway?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phdVc851BQQ

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