Dr. Mercedes Bunz is a senior lecturer at the University of Westminster, London, where she ponders questions regarding technology and teaches digital media and journalism. She studied philosophy and art history at the Free University of Berlin and received her PhD on the history of the Internet at the Bauhaus-University Weimar supervised by Joseph Vogel. 2009 she moved to London to work for The Guardian as its technology reporter. Before, she has been co-founder and editor of DEBUG – magazine for electronic aspects of life, editor in chief of the Berlin magazine zitty, and the newspaper Der Tagesspiegel online. Her last book is The Silent Revolution: How Digitalization Transforms Knowledge, Work, Journalism and Politics without Making Too Much Noise (Suhrkamp 2012, Palgrave Macmillan 2014).