The whole, 'Is the Internet a good thing or a bad thing'? We're done with that. It's just a thing. How to maximise its civic value, its public good - that's the really big challenge.
We are in a world where most American citizens over the age of 12 share things with each other online.
Egalitarianism is possible only in small social systems. Once a medium gets past a certain size fame is a forced move.
Even with the sacred printing press, we got erotic novels 150 years before we got scientific journals.
Anybody who predicts the death of cities has already met his spouse.