Berto Jongman: Social Media Mandarins – We Fucked Up! Autonomous Internet Against #GoogleGestapo Anyone?

Autonomous Internet, IO Impotency
Berto Jongman

The Internet’s Original Sin

It’s not too late to ditch the ad-based business model and build a better web.

At the end of the day, the business model that got us funded was advertising. The model that got us acquired was analyzing users’ personal homepages so we could better target ads to them. Along the way, we ended up creating one of the most hated tools in the advertiser’s toolkit: the pop-up ad.

See Especially:

Facebook And Google’s Surveillance Capitalism Model Is In Trouble

Robert Steele: Creating a Post-Western Independent Internet

See Also:

#GoogleGestapo @ Phi Beta Iota

Autonomous Internet @ Phi Beta Iota