Our current economic rules encourage the allocation of gains to consumers and financial shareholders, and the losses to workers and taxpayers. It doesn’t have to be that way.
Tim O'Reilly is the founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media Inc. Considered by many to be the best computer book publisher in the world, O'Reilly Media also hosts conferences on technology topics, including the O'Reilly Open Source Convention, Strata: The Business of Data, the Velocity Conference on Web Performance and Operations, and many others. Tim's blog, the O'Reilly Radar "watches the alpha geeks" to determine emerging technology trends, and serves as a platform for advocacy about issues of importance to the technical community. Tim is also a partner at O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, O'Reilly's early stage venture firm, and is on the board of Safari Books Online, PeerJ, Code for America, and Maker Media, which was recently spun out from O'Reilly Media. Maker Media's Maker Faire has been compared to the West Coast Computer Faire, which launched the personal computer revolution.
If we let machines put us out of work, it will be because of a failure of imagination and the will to make a better future.
Exploring the rise of conversational interfaces, how AI will change the way programmers create software, and open source tools for AI and machine learning.
A conversation about Universal Basic Income with John Maynard Keynes and Paul Buchheit.
Announcing the second annual Next:Economy Summit.
Introducing the O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference.
OSCON is where independent developers and enterprise users find the knowledge and inspiration to work on things that matter.
We have to stop telling ourselves that we are forced by the market to outsource jobs—we have a choice.
Tim O'Reilly and Mike Bracken explore the relationship between effective design and government service.
How do you think about the future as a designer? Tim O'Reilly and Nest Labs CEO Tony Fadell explore that question and more in this conversation.
How to spot a Next:Economy company.
Sports show us the impact a superstar can have on the success of a team. But it's the team with the most superstars that wins.
Exploring the economic shift led by software and connectedness.
There’s another kind of unicorn: The breakthrough, once remarkable, that becomes taken for granted
Should algorithmic pricing be the norm rather than the exception?
Retailers face another existential threat.
Managers and workers benefit when both have access to data and control.
A look at the economic shift led by software and connectedness.
What do on-demand services, AI, and the $15 minimum wage movement have in common?
From Solid Conference 2015: O'Reilly Media founder Tim O'Reilly talks to Megan Smith, CTO, United States Government.