one.point.zero

Results for tag: social-media

Social media is keeping us stuck in the moment

Thought-provoking point of view on the reverse chronological view common to many platforms.
Linked on the 4th of December, 2017 Details

Taking my words back

Recent years haven't been kind to personal publishing online. Social media took over with its immediacy and mobile-friendly form. And, like many, I migrated to that world of short attention spans, updating my "status" with the odd link or comment while this site gathered digital dust in the background. But I've been feeling an increasing discomfort with the idea of creating content for these closed and often walled gardens…

Published on the 28th of November, 2017 Read full post

We’re building a dystopia just to make people click on ads

This has been on my mind a lot recently. Zeynep Tufekci explains the problem in a much clearer way than I ever could.

Published on the 21st of November, 2017 Read full post