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Blog 6: Surveillance Capitalism Reflections

A Long Way Home: Our Role in the Digital World

Reaction to: Shosanna Zuboff’s The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight For a Human Future at the Frontier of Power (Introduction, Chp. 1: “Home in Exile” & Chapter 2: August 9, 2011 “Setting the Stage for Surveillance Capitalism”). Definition of “Surveillance Capitalism: A new economic order that claims human experience as free raw material for hidden commercial […]

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Blog 6: Surveillance Capitalism

Age of Surveillance Capitalism

The first two chapters of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism introduce the reader to surveillance capitalism in the digital world and highlights the major issues revolving around the launch of products and services. Shoshana Zuboff explores the future of human beings in the digital future and whether people will feel exiled or at home (11). […]

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Blog 6: Surveillance Capitalism

House Party Punch: Evaluating Surveillance Capitalism

Everyone who knows me understands that I am a lightweight when it comes to alcohol, but my reference to house party punch is still relevant (I will get there). My reading of the first two chapter of the The Age of Surveillance Capitalism; The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power […]