Raph Koster at the Web 2.0 Conference in 2005
September 7, 1971
Long Island, New York
|Spouse(s)||Kristen Koster (m. 1992)|
It's about who owns the servers. The servers that store your metrics. The servers that shout the ads. The servers that transmit your chat. The servers that geofence your every movement.
It's time to wake up to the fact that you're just another avatar in someone else's MMO. Worse: From where they stand, all-powerful Big Data analysts that they are, you look an awful lot like a bot.