Deepfakes & The Choice to Be Deceived

Immediately after the 2016 election, many Americans discovered just how much fake news they were sharing via social media.  And for about ten minutes, the […]

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Social Media Shorthand

This is a theme I’ve certainly written about before; it is in fact, the theme that started this blog — the idea that the expansion […]

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It’s Always Amateur Hour in the Digital Age

When the 1991 Gulf War put CNN on the map, that was the beginning of the end.  Ted Turner’s experiment in 24 hour news had […]

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On Letting Foxes Mind Chicken Coops

One thesis I have continually proposed since the death of SOPA is that thinking citizens are going to have to stop giving Internet companies a […]

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