Found this very interesting comment in an article in the Guardian.
"As a technologist, we all like ‘techno-utopia’, this is the great democratiser," she says. "Sure, we’ve made creation and distribution more available to anyone, but at the same time we’ve made those things irrelevant. Now the commodity isn’t distribution, it’s attention – and guess what? Who gets attention is still sitting on a power law curve … we’re not actually democratising the whole system – we’re just shifting the way in which we discriminate."
Read the whole article here.