Silicon States (Paperback)

The Power and Politics of Big Tech and What It Means for Our Future

By Lucie Greene

Counterpoint LLC, 9781640092471, 288pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 2019

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (8/21/2018)
Compact Disc (8/31/2018)

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

Named a Best Book of the Year by Esquire
Winner of the 800-CEO-READ Business Book Award in Current Events and Public Affairs

A bracing look at how Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and other Silicon Valley power players are using their influence across the globe to encroach upon our civil landscape.


About the Author

LUCIE GREENE is a futurist and former worldwide director of JWT Intelligence at J. Walter Thompson. She contributes to Financial Times, The Sunday Times, and The Guardian, and is on strategic advisory boards of leading companies and organizations. She has spoken at conferences including TNW, WWD Digital Forum, SXSW, Web Summit, and BoF VOICES, discussing future trends across multiple lifestyle sectors. She has appeared on BBC, CBS, Fox News, and Bloomberg TV as an expert on the future.