1. Isn’t anonymity one of the greater parts of the internet? It allows for the minority opinion to let their voice be heard without be quashed by the majority. Sure anonymity has its downsides (like trolling) but aren’t those trade-offs with it?
2. Is Lanier suggesting that we are entering a Dehumanist Revolution? Are entering a digital renaissance where instead of strengthening our human condition we are actually putting ourselves down?
3. Hasn’t the quality over quantity evolution begun already with indie developers? Maybe this is a bit more in the game industry but it seems that more and more indie developers are putting out games and software that are of far higher quality than larger companies.