identity

Jul
27
Tumblr has transformed into a brand-safe zombie of its former self

Tumblr has transformed into a brand-safe zombie of its former self

An interview with a Verizon suit makes it clear that Tumblr is a hollow shell of what it once was. What does this say for the experimentation the web once offered?
4 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
Jul
01

Our Facebook masks slip a little

Second video of the day: It’s rather ironic that it hit the web a few days before the news
1 min read
Feb
11

Lunchtime viewing: Selfie

A sobering look at the potential downsides of the Selfie culture…
Nov
25

Peak Facebook and the end of monolithic online identity

Are people rejecting the idea of a single online identity mediated by a large online entity? Stowe Boyd thinks so:
1 min read
Sep
04

Aral on identity, privacy and app.net

Liveblog of Aral’s talk at Hacks/Hackers Brighton: * * ## [Aral Balkan](http://www.breakingthin.gs) He’s going to talk
4 min read
Sep
02

#dConstruct - Time and Relative Devices in Space

[![Matthew Sheret](https://i1.wp.com/www.onemanandhisblog.com/content/images/2011/09/IMG_9289-Version-2-thumb-520x346-2050.jpg?resize=520%2C346)](http:
1 min read
May
25

The Paywalled Times: An Online Private Members' Club?

And so it begins. After a launch event last night (which was invited to but was unable to attend, alas)
2 min read
Sep
19

A Defined Online Identity Boosts Engagement?

This cropped up in a post about the latest improvements to Typepad: > Improved comment experience > [![Comment-form-icons-typepad]( "Comment-form-icons-typepad")](http://everything.typepad.
1 min read
Sep
15

On Twitter, Media and a BrandNew Identity

As well as trundling off to [Twestival](http://www.onemanandhisblog.com/archives/2009/09/london_twestival_2009.html) last Thursday,
2 min read