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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

Jaron Lanier: How we need to remake the internet

We cannot have a society in which, if two people wish to communicate, the only way that can happen is through a third person who wishes to manipulate them.

Published on the 15th of April, 2018 Read full post

Social Media Is Making Us Dumber. Here’s Exhibit A.

How outrage culture, dogmatism and lack of context are killing discourse.
Linked on the 24th of January, 2018 Details

Pay to reach your followers

This is where we are now. Getting charged to reach your own followers on social media. The honey pot is working.
Linked on the 11th of January, 2018 Details

Social Decay

Social media logos imagined as decaying signage. Beautiful renderings as commentary by Andrei Lacatusu.

Published on the 10th of January, 2018 Read full post