I Don't Want to Be Mooc'd

I Don't Want to Be Mooc'd 1

Jonathan Barkat for The Chronicle Review

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Jonathan Barkat for The Chronicle Review

CD's replaced cassettes, and they in turn have been replaced by MP3's. GPS's replaced printed maps, and they are now being replaced by cellphones, which also happened to have replaced pay phones and many other products. There are lots of examples, but the outcome is the same: New products replace older products, and those older products become obsolete. The new products are better or cheaper or more appealing to consumers. It is not just how capitalism works; it is also why