We are expecting more from technology and less from each other.
“Selfie” officially became the Oxford Dictionary’s Word of the Year 2013 this week. Usage in the English language has increased by a whopping 17,000% since last year, according to Oxford. Now, let’s […]
How the dynamics of papyrus scrolls explain Facebook. We’ve already seen that modern social media come from a long lineage of primitive predecessors — from the florilegia of the Middle Ages, […]
How to Look Good on Video Chat A couple of weeks ago, Mashable published this photo recap of Social Media Week. Smack dab in the middle was this close-up shot of myself. I didn’t […]
The “selfie.” I kind of cringe every time I hear that word, imagining Myspace-style angles, duck faces, peace signs and dirty mirrors. I’m not alone either. Many are hesitant to […]
To Instagram or Not to Instagram? by Jillian Steinhauer on December 11, 2013 http://hyperallergic.com/97890/to-instagram-or-not-to-instagram Clamoring crowds around the Mona Lisa (photo by Harald Groven, via Flickr) One of the stories making the rounds in […]
Selfie is Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year Ubiquitous noun for social media self-portraits faces down newly discovered cute mammal the olinguito in annual contest Link to video: #Thinkfluencer episode […]
Taken from The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2013/dec/13/death-of-photography-camera-phones?CMP=fb_gu The death of photography: are camera phones destroying an artform? From presidential selfies to never-ending Instagram feeds, the world is now drowning in images. Celebrated photographers […]