Don’t Like This Post / Why you should stop using emojis for your emotions on Facebook

A recent leak from Facebook’s Australian offices revealed how the social network has allegedly been deliberately targeting vulnerable teenagers, some as young as 14, with advertising specifically designed to exploit their emotional state. Facebook have denied the allegations. Some people have been shocked by this leak, but I’m not. It’s far from the “dark turn […]

Would you pay for Twitter? Twitter hope you will.

>¬† My ability to predict what will happen to online brands and tools has been running at 100% recently. I was at Open University yesterday and, over lunch, talk turned to social media. I pointed out a couple of what I thought were important trends right now – Facebook are struggling to capture the next […]