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An influencer is defending her decision to post a photo shoot of her motorcycle accident on instagram.

I've been in worse condition from a cycling crash. I'm not sure how real this is but it's positively Ballardian.

Linked on the 20th of August, 2019 Details

Into the Personal-Website-Verse.

I've linked to similar thoughts before but it's always worth repeating. You own your words. Why feed twitter, facebook or some other behaviour farm with them? Your personal space on the net is your archive and your place to experiment.

Linked on the 25th of June, 2019 Details

Putting Down Your Phone May Help You Live Longer

We've been inundated with articles about the dangers of phone addiction. This one takes it a step further by linking it to stress hormone levels. Not a surprise.
Linked on the 5th of May, 2019 Details

Facebook's role in brexit

British journalist Carole Cadwalladr gave an impassioned speech at the TED conference where she took on the silicon valley big guys for their role in the brexit mess. Predictably, their reactions weren't very warm.

Published on the 1st of May, 2019 Read full post

The medium is the message

It's common knowledge today that social media has a tendency to amplify negative emotions, often based on falsehoods. The New York times recently published a piece about a study showing how Facebook fuelled anti-refugee attacks in Germany.

Published on the 23rd of August, 2018 Read full post

Facebook accused of introducing extremists to one another through ’suggested friends’ feature

Not The Onion.
Linked on the 7th of May, 2018 Details