I have been aware of how algorithms try to compete for my attention depending on my online behavior. This is especially true inside de Facebook universe, start searching certain keywords, click on ads, join groups, participate, and you will almost immediately see how any of these behaviors send signals to the mothership. By doing this […]
Let’s all go back to the open web.
What a week for Facebook. I think these times have been good for the company. I find it fascinating how some of Mark Zuckerberg’s game pieces are coming together. A couple of days ago I wrote about the launch of Facebook avatars and how they will tie to Oculus and a virtual world. A couple […]
In William Gibson’s novel Zero History, a key character dons the ugliest T-shirt in the world – a ridiculous-looking garment that magically renders the wearer invisible to CCTV. Adversarial Wear
It has been 30 some days since I’ve left my house to go anywhere. Today, the world had this generation’s Live Aid. This one called: One World Together. As everything now, it all happened on the Internet. Most of the shots were taken using an iPhone. Each artist or celebrity transmitting from where ever they […]