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Coronavirus Is Making Me Believe in the Power of the Internet Again

Online resources provide a much better tool for understanding COVID-19 than broadcast news

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HHad South by Southwest not been canceled, I would have been giving a talk there this morning about fake news. I think they wanted me to get all worked up about the danger of deepfake videos, but I was…




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Douglas Rushkoff

Douglas Rushkoff

Author of Team Human, Present Shock, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus, Program or Be Programmed, and host of the Team Human podcast

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