Adam Tinworth

Adam is a lecturer, trainer and writer. He's been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 30. He lectures on audience strategy and engagement at City, University of London.

An AI-generated image of Shrimp Jesus surrounded by Shrimp Angels.

Shrimp Jesus and other unexpected results of the AI boom Members Public

AI is at once more ubiquitous and less useful than people think. Navigating the coming flood of generated content is going to be a challenge.

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
AI
TikTok zombies, being influenced by the algorithm

TikTok Watch Members Public

The Chinese-controlled social network really doesn't want to play nice with other governments…

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
TikTok
A man walking away from a broken laptop into a pastoral landscape.

The internet is a failed experiment Members Public

Says the man using the internet to send you this.

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
X (Twitter)
Publishers dancing to the AI Pied Piper's tune.

AI: The dangerous lure of the tech evangelist Members Public

Yet again, the journalism business is dancing to the Tech Pied Piper's tune. Yet, even they don't know how the tune will end.

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
AI
A politician scrapping with robots.

TikTok vs the USA, AI vs the EU: Fight! Members Public

The regulators get itchy about China and AI, and a useful SEO tool gets its last update before AI changes everything — forever! (Maybe.)

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
TikTok
A woman walks away down a rainy street, leaving behind unwanted flowers in the gutter.

Facebook is done with our shit, frankly Members Public

It's never easy being dumped. But Meta has dumped us good and hard. We need to accept that — and move on.

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
Facebook
A young woman happily listening to Podcasts

Podcasting's moving fast… and possibly breaking things Members Public

Some news from the podcasting world, as Apple gets transcription happy, Ai translations prove harder than expected — and the worst celebrity podcast is announced.

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
podcasting

What the hell is happening at Automattic? Members Public

The WordPress.com company is selling posts from that site and Tumblr to AI companies — while its CEO scraps with a banned user online. Which is… fine?

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
Automattic