Media theorist, author, cyberpunk soothsayer, and cultural force Douglas Rushkoff is coming to SXSW Interactive 2010. Mark your calendars for Friday, March 12, 2pm: Rushkoff's solo presentation "Program or Be Programmed: 10 Commands for a Digital Age" is sure to be a highlight of the festival.
http://rushkoff.com/bio/ "I was more of a fan of the net before the net than after then net, just like Obama." "If you are not one of the programmers, you will be programmed." "When we get a new medium, civilization is one generation behind. The elite learn to use it." Digital technology is such a game changer we need commands (as in commandments) so that we maintain the control and focus going forward. Those who understand digital will guide the future for all. … more