Monthly Archives: October 2013

Lifehacking

A utopian gamechanger that breaks the shackles of nine-to-five drudgery, or a time-sucking Ponzi scheme based on getting better at getting better at technology? You decide! A thought provoking and very readable critical book review by Evgeny Morozov. (Spoiler: Evgeny Morozov is already decided.)

 

http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2013/07/lifehacking_is_just_another_way_to_make_us_work_more.html

The larger point is, no tech jargon that has wrapped around it a veneer of ‘this will make your life better’ should go unquestioned.

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