Can Tech Fix Itself?

by Melanie Ensign and Ian I. Mitroff

Make no mistake about it. Tech is in a real fix. Its problems are so many and so egregious that unless it undertakes serious reform, it will increasingly face onerous legislation that it will find impossible with which to live.

The selling of private user data, doing little if any to curb hate speech and conspiracy theories until it was forced by the loss of serious advertiser revenue, providing a platform for the continuous dissemination of dis and misinformation, the list goes on and…