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Author Jaron Lanier
3 ratings
4.7 average rating
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David K. Liu
92 events
36 reviews
38 stars
attended May 16 2013

most satisfying evening of all-encomposing overview of digital world fr figure well-versed and participant fr early days, presented pleasantly and bracketed by brief but unusual musical offerings - perfect for wkday eve talk

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5 reviews
39 stars
attended May 16 2013

Jaron Lanier, an internet pioneer, is a big-picture thinker with the ability to connect the dots from ancient times to the 19th century to the tech world of today and the work world of the future. A very provocative thinker!

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“At the bottom of Lanier’s cyber-tinkering is a fundamentally humanist faith in technology, a belief that wisely designed machines can bring us closer together by expanding the possibilities of creative self-expression … His mind is a fascinating place to hang out.” —Los Angeles Times

<em>PoemJazz</em> Dr. Larry Brilliant Venture Capital 101 Dance Legend Bill T. Jones <em>Cabinet of Wonders</em> Author George Saunders <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Yoshi's Oakland <em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em>