Nathan Schneider

  • Figuring Out the Freelance Economy

    Could new technology make the lives of freelancers less lonely and more secure?

  • When Productivity Doesn't Help Workers

    Becoming more productive doesn't necessarily make life easier for everyone.

  • Our Generation of Hackers

    We spend so much of our time trying to hack and subvert and work around the systems that make up the world, but should we be trying to change them for the better instead?

  • Who Stole the Four-Hour Workday?

    A shorter workday could solve a lot of our problems.

  • The Real Trouble with Disruption

    Silicon Valley's new mantra is a toy of powerful elites everywhere.

  • The Economic Fortune Teller

    While the rest of us were grieving over our broken financial instruments last October, there was a man somewhere on the Asian side of Istanbul, or perhaps scooting around the Bosphorus in his yacht, who realized something awesome.