This week: the Frightful Five, white men designing apps, and the ten thousand phones enslaved to like you. Sandra Peter (Sydney Business Insights) and Kai Riemer (Digital Disruption Research Group) meet once a week to put their own spin on news that is impacting the future of business in The Future, This Week.


The stories this week:

Google, Not the Government, Is Building the Future

Design’s exclusion problem

Guy Gets Inside A Chinese Click Farm


Other stories we bring up:

Tech’s Frightful Five

2015 Chinese App Store ranking manipulation farm

MIT grad student Joy Buolamwini TED talk 

The Entrepreneurial State, Mariana Mazzucato (book)

The Future, This Week – Amazon is coming to Australia (special edition podcast)


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