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Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round

Andrew Tarantola
Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round

With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find and delivering an easily digestible nugget of their stories. Today, those wealth metrics have been joined by a 21st century invention: your personal data. In How to Be Human in the Digital Economy, author and professor of ethics at the Victoria University of Wellington, Nicholas Agar examines humanity's role in an increasingly automated future of our own design.