Technological Imperialism [...]

Dan Romero on Twitter:

"Proprietary mapping" is, I suppose, one way to describe imperialism. It reduces imperialism to a technology and divorces it from politics, ethics, ideology.

How are these new "proprietary maps" dividing up the globe today? What is the role of the nation-state and what is the role of the multinational corporation in 21st century technological imperialism?

See also: Technology Imperialism, the Californian Ideology, and the Future of Higher Education

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Audrey Watters

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