Copenhagen, 2017 To everyone who shapes technology today We live in a world where technology is consuming society, ethics, and our core existence. It is time to take responsibility for the world we are creating.
People used to talk about Steve Jobs and Apple’s reality distortion field. But Facebook, it sometimes feels, exists in a reality hole. The company doesn’t distort reality — but it often seems to lack the ability to recognize it.
How do you recognize games like Russian Roulette where the only way to win is to not play? And how can you change the rules to make it work more favorable for you? The key is a big little idea called ergodicity.
Superconnectors are always on the lookout for ways to help others, not because there is the expectation of reciprocity, but because being useful and generous builds social capital by making you valuable and memorable.