MIT Press Reader: Why Facebook is Rescuing Us
The MIT Press Reader: Why Facebook is Rescuing Us. “Against all the talk about the capitalization of private data and the evil of Facebook, one needs to see the bigger picture. It is time to understand the enormous opportunity Facebook is giving humankind. It is time to acknowledge that Zuckerberg’s invention has made the social not only measurable but also sustainable. It is taking care of the problem of meaning in life by getting rid of any time to wonder.” It’s rare that I read something that’s so intellectually stimulating and at the same time such a hard punch to the face.