The Social Network Is the Computer

What does the explosion of social media and the Hype Machine mean for society and our world?

By Irving Wladawsky-Berger

“Human beings have always been a social species,” writes MIT professor Sinan Aral in the opening paragraph of The Hype Machine, his recently published book. “We’ve been communicating, cooperating…

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Addressing one of the most critical issues of our time: the impact of digital technology on businesses, the economy, and society.