If you haven’t seen this video on youTube yet, do so now. I can’t say who produced it, but it is an interesting take on where media will be going in the next fifty years. (Here’s one hint: at some point in the not-to-distant future the United States Secretary of State—Internet guru Lawrence Lessig—will outlaw copyright entirely. You think that’s scary? Google also will buy Microsoft, thus consolidating its grip on the universe. The narrator even sounds a little like Dracula. But you know what? It all sound plausible.
—David Schonauer