In affluent states, technology has become ubiquitous; the challenge today is to give people access to technology in a way that is not exploitative and controlling.
© 2021 Paul Mobbs; released under the Creative Commons license.
Created: Saturday 6th February 2021;
updated Friday 30th April 2021.
Length: ~350 words.
That process begins by making the knowledge of how to manipulate ‘stuff’ open; and where necessary challenging the monopoly restrictions of intellectual property. We build that system when we freely circulate that knowledge in ways that circumvent the stifling controls on free speech that the concentration of social/mass media ownership creates.
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