Architecture: Designs on immortality

“The Skyscraper Index” which has previously predicted the rise of multiple financial crisis may also predict the rise and fall of powerful tech companies.

There is also, however, another correlation: that between corporations commissioning gargantuan headquarters and a peak beyond which there is only decline. Is the news that the world’s technology giants – including Apple, Google and Facebook – are planning ambitious buildings something we ought to be nervous about?

Share on:


By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.