By Jathan Sadowski
Breaking the platform economy’s cycle of extraction and enclosure can redistribute power over data and infrastructure to the public.
By Camille Baker
An invisible, on-demand workforce supports everything from Facebook to Uber and beyond with project-based tasks — and has little to show for it.
By Emma Johanningsmeier
Experimental, community-based rideshare alternatives reflect the potential and promise of a more equitable gig economy.
By Samer Hassan
Overcoming the flaws of an internet controlled by a few major players will enable web services that are more democratic and fair.
The internet’s commercialization has left us at the whim of large corporations that are often unaccountable and indifferent.
By Tim Maughan
Content creators are at the mercy of corporations because they have no control over the infrastructure on which they depend.