culture

Apr
10
Yes, you can buy an Influencer jacket now

Yes, you can buy an Influencer jacket now

Outdoors brand Jack Wolfskin is getting down with those hip influencer kids…
1 min read
Apr
05
Non-binary stock photography

Non-binary stock photography

Vice's Broadly brand has release some free stock photography featuring trans and non-binary folk.
1 min read
Jan
07
What will the next generation of social media-savvy politicians look like?

What will the next generation of social media-savvy politicians look like?

An attempt to mock Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for dancing in a video when she was a student opens up the question of how social media will impact the next generation of politicians.
5 min read
Mar
07
How does it feel to be a journalist from an NRA-supporting family?

How does it feel to be a journalist from an NRA-supporting family?

This is a thought-provoking piece from a journalist who grew up in an NRA member family in the USA: My
1 min read
Feb
19
Even in the depths of the social media backlash, there’s reason for hope

Even in the depths of the social media backlash, there’s reason for hope

At the end of a session at LCC today — I’m doing a small series of workshops on social media
1 min read
Sep
12
Finstas - your other Instagram identity

Finstas - your other Instagram identity

There’s no small irony that the sheer manufactured fakeness of so many Instagram accounts has provoked a e]rsponse,
1 min read
Aug
08
The Instagram effect on real estate

The Instagram effect on real estate

Instagram may be having a more profound effect on our culture than we think. First, people started creating dishes just
1 min read
Jan
09

The danger of an over-simplifying culture

Seth Godin: The bestselling novel of 1961 was Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent. Millions of people read this 690-page
Jul
12

Prof Brian Cox on the anti-expert mood

It’s entirely wrong, and it’s the road back to the cave. The way we got out of the
Jul
14
The end of the shared media moment

The end of the shared media moment

Berkeley Breathed on the reaction to his return to Bloom County: “There is no media that will allow a Charlie
1 min read