Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

[...] the most substantial rewards are allocated, on an industrial basis, to those who build and maintain the technologies of extraction, who hold the system’s intellectual property, and who can trade the aggregate output of personal expression as if it were some bulk commodity like grain or beets. The real spoils, in other words, do not go to the aspiring stars, ranked and rated by the battery of metrics that measure Internet sentiment and opinion, but to behind-the-scenes content hosts and data miners, who utilize these and other metrics to guarantee their profits. The outcome, for this latter group, is a virtually wage-free proposition. When all is said and done, the informal contract that underpins this kind of economy is a profoundly asymmetrical deal.

—p.16 In Search of the Lost Paycheck (13) by Andrew Ross 1 year, 8 months ago