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Protestors hung out to dry by mainstream media
- Published: Friday, 28 March 2014 22:08
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The media blackout on alternative viewpoints to the dominant narrative is the key tactic to hold back progressive change. Indeed, it is perhaps the last force to prevent it at all, writes Jay Baker.
Social networking is killing our social lives
- Published: Sunday, 23 October 2011 00:47
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Nobody rides for free: The true cost of social media
- Published: Saturday, 13 August 2011 08:10
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We may think that social media is ‘free’, but users are simply commodities whose value is determined not just by how many of us there are, but by the real price we are paying for social media: the amount of personal information we freely give out over the networks to companies' actual customers, their advertisers, writes Beth Ingalls.
Similarities between collaborative consumption and open-source technology
- Published: Friday, 10 June 2011 12:59
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Working with open-source technology firm Red Hat inspired Tim Hyer to start Rentcycle. He offers five shared principles between the two.