The rise of Uber is a lesson in the way power is wielded in our society. Uber, for anyone living under a rock, is a wildly successful mobile application linking people who want to travel to a nearby car and driver. Think of it as a taxi service without taxis. Anyone with a newish car can become an Uber driver. People are launching apps that are “like Uber, but for …” every few moments. And those eager entrepreneurs hope they’ll make a billion dollars, too. They won’t.