How the Internet is Further Concentrating the Wealth of the World

The internet has been the great disrupter for over 20 years now. But the greatest effects of the worldwide network we’ve come to depend on are yet to be seen. This article points to one — and it’s a big one. In the borderless world that the tech companies have created — a virtual, but no less real one — is a new economy being built by lives that are lived on devices. And this economy is funneling real money in ways that we may not have expected or want. Check out how the success of Pokemon Go illustrates some economic realities that we’re dealing with today.

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