SXSW Talk Now Online

In this launch event for his new book Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus, Rushkoff will share a new economic program using the unique distributive power of the internet to break free of the winner-take-all game defining business today. He will offer a series of practical steps to remake the economy from the inside out.   read more »

SXSW Keynote Live Stream

I’ve been nuts with touring stuff. Lots of links to put in here. I’ll be updating the site as much as possible. But I just learned that my SXSW talk will be live streamed on the conference’s main channel http://www.sxsw.com/live at noon Eastern (11am Austin time) on Saturday. This is where I will drop the ideas […]   read more »

P2P Foundation – Douglas Rushkoff on the Malfunctioning Tech Economy

I’m less frustrated by people’s blindness to the problem than I am to their blindness to the solutions – by how easy it is to develop local currencies, to use alternative websites, to do simple investments in their communities rather than in far-flung mining companies. People don’t realise how much power they have.    read more »

PSFK – Successful By Making Other People Rich

Douglas Rushkoff's newest book,Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus, examines the social and economic consequences tech companies impose on the communities they enter. We sat down with Rushkoff to discuss his forthcoming book as well as what to expect from his talk at PSFK 2016 on May 13.   read more »

FatCast – Why the Digital Economy Sucks

The growth-centered digital economy seeks to extract value from people, instead of helping us all create and share value with each other in a trusted, mutually beneficial community. Rushkoff says there’s a better way, and tells us how to start getting there.   read more »