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Say Everything - How Blogging Began, What It's Becoming, and Why It Matters

Scott Rosenberg

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Blogs are everywhere. They have exposed truths and spread rumors. Made and lost fortunes. Brought couples together and torn them apart. Toppled cabinet members and sparked grassroots movements. Immediate, intimate, and influential, they have put the power of personal publishing into everyone's hands. Regularly dismissed as trivial and ephemeral, they have proved that they are here to stay. In Say Everything, Scott Rosenberg chronicles blogging's unplanned rise and improbable triumph, tracing its impact on politics, business, the media, and our personal lives. He offers close-ups of innovators such as Blogger founder Evan Williams, investigative journalist Josh Marshall, exhibitionist diarist Justin Hall, software visionary Dave Winer, "mommyblogger" Heather Armstrong, and many others. These blogging pioneers were the first to face new dilemmas that have become common in the era of Google and Facebook, and their stories offer vital insights and warnings as we navigate the future. How much of our lives should we reveal on the Web? Is anonymity a boon or a curse? Which voices can we trust? What does authenticity look like on a stage where millions are fighting for attention, yet most only write for a handful? And what happens to our culture now that everyone can say everything? Before blogs, it was easy to believe that the Web would grow up to be a clickable TV-slick, passive, mass-market. Instead, blogging brought the Web's native character into focus-convivial, expressive, democratic. Far from being pajama-clad loners, bloggers have become the curators of our collective experience, testing out their ideas in front of a crowd and linking people in ways that broadcasts can't match. Blogs have created a new kind of public sphere-one in which we can think out loud together. And now that we have begun, Rosenberg writes, it is impossible to imagine us stopping. In his first book, Dreaming in Code, Scott Rosenberg brilliantly explored the art of creating software ("the first true successor to The Soul of a New Machin

Language:

English

Narrators:

Lincoln Hoppe

Length:

16h 8m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:19


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:01


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:23


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:46


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:43


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:13


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:56


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:52


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:49


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:48


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:29


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:52


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:16


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:09


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:42


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:20


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:19


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:02


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:13


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

06:43


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:57


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

07:29


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

09:08


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

08:25


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:07


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

07:32


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:21


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

07:08


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

09:53


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

06:32


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:57


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:20


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

07:07


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:23


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:08


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:22


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

04:48


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:03


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

04:27


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:45


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:23


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:43


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:41


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:43


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

07:21


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

08:50


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

07:09


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:39


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:50


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:38


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:25


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:38


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:20


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:53


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:17


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

06:34


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

07:05


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:33


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

04:49


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

06:42


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

05:03


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

07:59


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

04:36


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

08:47


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

06:23


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

04:39


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:27


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

07:42


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

08:07


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

04:48


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

05:24


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

07:35


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

06:41


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

05:28


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

07:41


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

09:37


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

05:52


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

06:24


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

03:44


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

04:57


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:39


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

09:04


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

06:34


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

07:50


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

05:38


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

07:14


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

04:33


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

09:36


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

05:26


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

04:53


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

04:14


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

07:11


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

04:44


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

08:12


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

09:10


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

05:43


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

07:30


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

07:21


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

06:49


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

04:44


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

05:45


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

06:06


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

05:24


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

05:46


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

04:40


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

08:46


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

05:51


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

07:22


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

08:26


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

07:21


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

05:59


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

06:21


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

06:02


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

07:11


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

08:08


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

06:04


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

05:14


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

07:20


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

05:40


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

06:06


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

05:19


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

05:34


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

03:35


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

08:18


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

07:54


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

06:11


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

07:04


Chapter 132
Chapter 132

05:33


Chapter 133
Chapter 133

06:27


Chapter 134
Chapter 134

07:19


Chapter 135
Chapter 135

05:24


Chapter 136
Chapter 136

05:45


Chapter 137
Chapter 137

06:27


Chapter 138
Chapter 138

08:37


Chapter 139
Chapter 139

04:47


Chapter 140
Chapter 140

06:00


Chapter 141
Chapter 141

07:58


Chapter 142
Chapter 142

05:52


Chapter 143
Chapter 143

05:32


Chapter 144
Chapter 144

05:29


Chapter 145
Chapter 145

06:49


Chapter 146
Chapter 146

06:02


Chapter 147
Chapter 147

08:00


Chapter 148
Chapter 148

05:19


Chapter 149
Chapter 149

07:55


Chapter 150
Chapter 150

04:09


Chapter 151
Chapter 151

05:55


Chapter 152
Chapter 152

06:31


Chapter 153
Chapter 153

05:18


Chapter 154
Chapter 154

00:38