Author Archives: Frank Pasquale

Book Review: A Silicon Valley Catechism

This article is in Science and Religion: Exploring the Harmonies, Fall 2017

Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2017, 402 pp.   For over a decade, business books have exhorted managers to be “supercrunchers”—numbers-obsessed quantifiers, quick to make important decisions as “data driven” as possible. There is an almost evangelical quality to […]