Time To Start Taking The Internet Seriously

Time To Start Taking The Internet Seriously


“In short: it’s time to think about the Internet instead of just letting it happen.” Gelernter writes: The Internet is no topic like cellphones or videogame platforms or artificial intelligence; it’s a topic like education. It’s that big. Therefore beware: to become a teacher, master some topic you can teach; don’t go to Education School and master nothing. To work on the Internet, master some part of the Internet: engineering, software, computer science, communication theory; economics or business; literature or design. Don’t go to Internet School and master nothing. There are brilliant, admirable…Read more …