social networks

Nov
30
Attack of the clones: all social networks are NOT becoming the same

Attack of the clones: all social networks are NOT becoming the same

Yes, all social networks are developing the same feature set. No, that doesn’t mean they’re all becoming the same. Here’s why.
3 min read
Feb
04
TikTok is the social media hype cycle on speed

TikTok is the social media hype cycle on speed

TikTok stars are “fading” already - and the reason why suggests the challenge ahead for the platform.
1 min read
Aug
26
Twitter seems to have accidentally unfollowed its trust & safety advisors

Twitter seems to have accidentally unfollowed its trust & safety advisors

Twitter really doesn't seem to be carrying through on its commitments.
1 min read
Feb
14

The Zuckerberg Obfuscation

Like all the post produced by Mark Zuckerberg’s team, the recent anniversary post was carefully written to obfuscate a core issue.
1 min read
Feb
04
A translation of elements of Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook anniversary post from Zuck to English

A translation of elements of Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook anniversary post from Zuck to English

Let me just clarify a few points in Zuckerberg's anniversary address…
4 min read
Jan
04
Facebook wants us to know that it's the real victim here

Facebook wants us to know that it's the real victim here

Look, Facebook is the real victim here, being picked on by the mean, nasty press. Don't you feel sorry for these unaccountable billionaires?
2 min read
Nov
01
Maybe sharing friction in social media is good

Maybe sharing friction in social media is good

Charles Arthur: Before the retweet was a function, one had to manually copy the content of a tweet and put
Oct
29
Twitter to UnLike Likes?

Twitter to UnLike Likes?

Could Twitter be about to kill the Like? What impact would that have on the network?
2 min read
Oct
22
How people silence each other on social networks

How people silence each other on social networks

The interplay between harassment and silencing is one of networks ways that users effectively networks each other on social networks.
1 min read
Sep
25
Instagram founders walk away from Facebook

Instagram founders walk away from Facebook

The founders of Instagram are walking away from Facebook. What's next for them - and for the photo sharing app?
2 min read