The problems with capitalism, as explained by a Minecraft hedge fund manager

Minecraft is a video game about placing blocks, but when Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for its developer Mojang, it wasn’t just buying virtual Lego. It was buying a tool powerful enough to map entire countries, it was buying a way of involving citizens in public space design, and it was buying a virtual programming suite so detailed that players could build 16-bit computers and working hard drives inside the game.


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