The First Man To Know Nothing

17/05/19 Various historical figures have been cited as the last to know everything, that is, they were sufficiently intelligent to have read and understood the relatively small amount of published books at a time when science was a relatively confined field.  Compared to today, the total sum of knowledge in all academic areas was soContinue reading “The First Man To Know Nothing”

Reaction Videos And Comment Sections

10/06/19 Follow up to Redefining Social Media This following piece looks at social media and the inferences made about group opinion through our experiences online as a test of our own sanity and group belonging.  Much of the social media space provides us with answers to the question “how do we compare to others?”.  ToContinue reading “Reaction Videos And Comment Sections”

Redefining Social Media

30.11.18 We currently have a common conceptual model that divides the online world into two categories: “social media” and “the internet”.  The first group calls to mind the big names like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram, that essentially allow users to share various media, both publicly and privately.  Any platform that lacks this capability isContinue reading “Redefining Social Media”