Exponential View with Azeem Azhar
Surveillance Capitalism
Jun 19, 2019 · 33 min
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Shoshana Zuboff coined the term “surveillance capitalism” to describe the new way companies claim private human experience as products. Shoshana joins Azeem Azhar to discuss the emergence of surveillance capitalism, its pernicious and beneficial aspects, and the future for human autonomy and agency.

Shoshana and Azeem also discuss:

  • The evolution of the first surveillance capitalist.
  • The economics of scale, scope, and action as forms of harm.
  • How we can safeguard the beneficial aspects of technology, while preventing its covert use by surveillance capitalists.

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Shoshana Zuboff @shoshanazuboff
Azeem Azhar @azeem

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