The Politics of Salesforce + Slack
Observations on Activist CEOs, and the Politics of Privacy, and Surveillance
Salesforce is purchasing Slack, and there are slew of things that are interesting about it.
One is the seemingly unstoppable march of consolidation. Bigger tech companies controlling more of the platforms that drive our work, home, and social lives as the behemoths buy up the upstarts has extraordinary political implications. It makes it more likely that the answers to the big socio-polticial questions tied up in…