- 23 Apr
The Developing World Will Be Connected to a Radically Different Internet - Part 1
A recent article from the Wall Street Journal outlines a counterintuitive state of Internet affairs: the growth of new Internet users worldwide is slowing down - despite increasing efforts by tech companies to bring the developing world online.
- 10 Mar
Why the comments section of your site is not the dark underbelly it seems
The reputation of the comments section as an“infamously troll-ridden Wild West of abuse, ignorance and spam” is alive and well. Popular Science shut down its comment sections. The Chicago Sun-Times did the same while it revamps the section. Vox launched without a comments feature. Quartz and The Dish haven’t bothered with them, either. Even YouTube is cracking down on its commenters, some of whom have earned their reputations as the biggest bullies of the internet’s schoolyard.