• What Data Has Done to Capitalism

    7 June 2018, The New York Times


    After reading this new book by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and Thomas Ramge, “Reinventing Capitalism in the Age of Big Data,” I now have a name for what I’m looking for: a data-rich market.

  • What the Red Pill Means for Radicals

    7 June 2018, Fair Observer


    Taking the red pill, for both the manosphere and the alt-right, is the beginning of a process of radicalization in which an individual becomes enculturated in an extreme, reactionary worldview.

  • Why Facebook Will Never Die

    24 May 2018, BBC News


    Despite scandals over fake news and data privacy, the social network is unlikely to disappear any time soon

  • Three Signs Google Is Turning to the Dark Side

    21 May 2018, Futurism


    On Friday Gizmodo reported that, sometime near the end of April or the beginning of May, Google removed “don’t be evil” almost entirely from their Code of Conduct. It was only included once, in the very last sentence.

  • What has #MeToo actually changed?

    12 May 2018, BBC News


    The Oscars, the Golden Globes, Cannes Film Festival. Until 2017 they were Tinsel Town's glitziest back-slapping forums. Now they're its favourite protest events.

  • A Facebook Employee Allegedly Used His Job to Stalk Women

    3 May 2018, Brit + Co


    Facebook confirms that it has fired a security engineer who allegedly used their position at Facebook to cyberstalk women on Tinder. Here’s what you need to know about Facebook, cyberstalking, and how to stay safe.

  • Malaysian ‘Fake News’ Law Targets Government Critics

    2 May 2018, The Takeaway


    While there is a genuine interest in removing misleading content, there is also concern about potential abuse and threats to free speech when governments create laws against misinformation online.