Watch “How Platforms OWN You (Disney+, Netflix, Uber) – Wisecrack Edition” on YouTube

In the new Wisecrack video, Jared delves into the emergent platform economy, wherein businesses act as services and utilities, offering us access to specific opportunities, actions, and content.

More and more (as evidenced by apps such as Uber, Lyft, Spotify, Apple music, Airbnb, Netflix, and all other subscription-based exclusivities), our activities and pastimes are becoming further relegated to the domain of paywall-backed fiefdoms, which become the arbiters and operators of what we are able to engage in and accomplish.

It should be clear to see how this separates and severs us even further from tthe power process, propelling us further into the role of consumer and subscriber.

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