WATCH: The Secrets of Silicon Valley – What Big Tech Doesn’t Want You to Know James Corbett’s newest film documents the origins of big tech, and its ties to the military and intelligence establishment
Nestled in the southern San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California, the Valley is not just a geographical location. It’s an idea. It’s an expression of the urge to digitize all of the information in the world, and to database, track and store that information.
And as we are now beginning to learn, the result of that digitization of everything is a world without privacy. A world where our ability to participate in public debate is subject to the whims of big tech billionaires. A world where freedom is a thing of the past and no one is outside the reach of Big Brother.
A full transcript, links to notes and sources and an audio-only version can be found here.
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