culture

Jul
13
The nature of the Reddit beast

The nature of the Reddit beast

What actually is Reddit?, asks Samantha Allen, writing for The Daily Beast: Reddit is not so much the generic front
1 min read
Dec
11

LeWeb: The age of Twitter diplomacy is here

Liveblogged notes from Matthias Lüfkens’ talk at LeWeb 2014 There are now hundreds of accounts of political leaders and foreign
2 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Mark Stevenson: the future and how to survive it

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
3 min read
Oct
27

Obligatory #gamergate post

Seriously abbreviated version of the #gamergate mess: A bunch of predominantly male gamers are using “concerns about the ethics of
2 min read
Oct
09

#selfie culture

Is selfie culture rendering moments lesser than your role in them, and the record of them? Even if it is
Jul
14

Taylor Swift, and the value of your Twitter followers

Big surprise of last week: Taylor Swift had some really interesting thoughts about the intersection of tech and commercial art
1 min read
Feb
28

Information wants to be…

You know that quote you always hear? Information Wants To Be Free. It’s not the whole quote. Here’s
Feb
11

Lunchtime viewing: Selfie

A sobering look at the potential downsides of the Selfie culture…
Dec
16

Investigating the impact of Data & Society

Well, this looks very interesting: Data & Society is currently looking to assemble its inaugural class of fellows. The fellowship
1 min read
Jun
06

LeWeb : Why digital hippies matter

Axelle Tessandier, Founder, Axl Agency Being a digital hippies is a mindset. We are the first generation used to pervasive
1 min read