Will Minecraft and Makerbot usher in the post-scarcity economy?

I swear that when I wrote this, I had not seen this PBS Idea Channel video, which argues that Minecraft and 3D printers will usher in a post-scarcity economy. From the Jetsons to Cory Doctorow, science fiction writers of all stripes have imagined a world where any object could be instantly created. Modern economics on … Continue reading Will Minecraft and Makerbot usher in the post-scarcity economy?