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Dec
10
Why Substack's evolution is beginning to worry me

Why Substack's evolution is beginning to worry me

Is the newsletter platform a boon for independent journalism — or the beginnings of another attention gatekeeper that we'll all regret supporting?
4 min read
Jan
10
Maintaining friendships without social networks

Maintaining friendships without social networks

Maintaining friendships after Facebook and Twitter: Some people are like, “How are you supposed to maintain normal human relationships?” Don’
1 min read
Aug
13
The intimacy of e-mail newsetters

The intimacy of e-mail newsetters

Interesting history of the email curation platform Revue from its founder Martijn de Kuijper: Back then I saw the value
1 min read
Feb
10

Slaying the e-mail monster

I’ve been staring at an unusual sight on and off over the last 18 hours or so: Yes, I’
2 min read
Oct
27

Financial Times ups its morning e-mail game: FirstFT

Slightly baffling e-mail from the Financial Times press team this morning: Financial Times readers can now receive the FT’s
2 min read
Jun
11

Saying Goodbye to Gmail

Last night I switched the e-mail hosting provider behind @onemanandhisblog.com from Gmail to Hover’s e-mail service. Why? Two
1 min read
May
19

Weekend Joy and Monday Reality

The weekend: The Monday morning price of ignoring the internets for the delights of the beach: And I don’t
Feb
19

Interhacktives: the best of digital journalism by e-mail

Really nice intiative from the Interactive Journalism MA students at City. They run the digital jouralism website Interhacktives as part
1 min read
Dec
11

Post-LeWeb: Facebook's quiet pivot into your mobile phone

David Kirkpatrick‘s chat with Peter Deng about Facebook at Le Web last week looked, at first, like a ho-hum
2 min read
Oct
09

Meaning - the man without e-mail

Nearly four years ago I liveblogged Luis Suarez talking about his nine-month old project to abandon e-mail. How’s it
1 min read