Official Title – Whose Global Village?: Rethinking How Technology Shapes Our World
Genre – Non fiction
Book Length – 279
Reading Time – 3.5/5
Style/ Plot – In this book, Ramesh raises very important points about technology and the history of digital media. He emphasises the importance and role of collaboration in ensuring “world listening” as opposed to “world making”.
He dispels the notion that we live in a democratic global village. He explains how today’s ease of access to the internet has actually fostered more inequality.
Favourite Quote – “Designing a technology to support multiple perspectives and voices is not merely a philosophical goal. Design, like communication, is a process.“
Rating – 3.5/5