“The promise of free gold is perhaps a fitting symbol for the gap between hype and reality in Uberland. A culture of shaky and insecure work in precarious times shapes the dynamics of driving for Uber, even though drivers do not individually perceive their employment as being precarious.”
— Alex Rosenblat in Uberland: How Algorithms are Rewriting the Rules of Work
Hear more from Alex at SXSW as she speaks on Uberland: Algorithms and the Future of Work on March 8, 3:30pm – 4:30pm, Austin Convention Center, Room, 10AB. And attend the book signing immediately after the talk at Level 3 Atrium Landing.