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Media logic is dead

While mass media pushes its media logic onto the population, the networked agenda-setting process is being dictated by algorithms based on user behaviours.

Social didn’t kill culture

The "Mad Men" of traditional media are down for the count, but instead of being humble, they aim to rewrite history.

Breeding a Generation of Social Media Fakers

People desperately seeking attention and validation through social media are at risk of becoming a sub-class of "social media fakers".

How social media divides us — a post-Postman analysis of a media landscape in distress

How social media divides us — is it a breeding ground for hate groups, fake news, and click-baits?

Techlash and Cambridge Analytica

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the era of the techlash against social networks and the internet has begun.