Alex Rosenblat is a technology ethnographer. A researcher at the Data & Society Research Institute, she holds an MA in sociology from Queen’s University and a BA in history from McGill University. Rosenblat’s writing has appeared in media outlets such as The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The Atlantic, Slate, and Fast Company. Her research has received attention worldwide and has been covered in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, MIT Technology Review, WIRED, New Scientist, and the Guardian. Many scholarly and professional publications have also published her prize-winning work, including the International Journal of Communication and the Columbia Law Review.
Feasting on Precarity
Uber likes to pretend it isn’t a taxi company, even though it is. The difference is crucial....