BBC Digital Planet : Clay Shirky

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Brilliant interview with the author of the concept of Cognitive Surplus.

(click for audio which runs 10m49s)

…Behavior is just motivation filtered through opportunity…
…It’s not information overload, it’s filter failure…
…The printing press did not cause the scientific revolution, and the scientific revolution would not have been possible without the printing press…

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