The future is not yet decided, though that doesn’t stop people from making money on it, speculatively. As one of the centres of nance capital in the world today, and one of the biggest reasons there is such a humungous divide between those who have a future and those who are stuck in the present, we may well wonder what New York will look like in a decade.

"Reed Partners turns out to be a windfall for the New York City creative class – those who once feared career-limiting isolation for critiquing big tech now take home six gure salaries for it."

– This text appears in Spike #63 . You can buy it in our online shop