The Age of Surveillance Capitalism by Shoshana Zuboff

S. Beerends
2019 Delphi - Interdisciplinary Review of Emerging Technologies  
Current debates around big data and the power of Big Tech are often framed in terms of privacy and data ownership: give users ownership over their data and the imbalance of power between tech companies and users will dissolve. The Age of Surveillance Capitalism makes clear how these debates fail to understand the exploitative business model that underpins our digital world and the immense techno-social challenges we are facing today.
doi:10.21552/delphi/2019/3/10 fatcat:5fkevckczzaxhnrdskrzqhyeyi