Tag Archives: twitter

When the left turn to the feudal overlords

Deplatforming works; forcing a platform, like Facebook or Twitter, to remove a user so that user can no longer use the platform absolutely works. A crazy person like Alex Jones and his fake news Infowars is not missed, but of … Continue reading

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And yet, they keep using Facebook

Everyone should have a blog. I have been thinking a lot about this post by Mikkel Andersson, “Når Facebook dræber samfundsdebatten“, about a public discussion disappearing because 1) it happened as comments to a post on Facebook and 2) Facebook … Continue reading

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Newsfeed from Twitter and Youtube

I have mentioned that I use Feedly for my newsfeeds, but that only works if the site supplies an RSS or Atom feed. Twitter does not but someone made a website that can work as a portal to that, twitrss.me, so … Continue reading

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Being run off social media

Wil Wheaton is a good actor, a good writer and seems like a decent person. I actually once met him and I like him. He is, unfortunately, also an easy target for trolls*. Recently he left Twitter, for good reasons, … Continue reading

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Sociale medier, fake news og bots

Husk at så længe Twitter og Facebook tjener penge på fake news, bots, politisk propaganda og fornærmende indlæg, så bliver der ikke gjort noget ved problemerne fra deres side.

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Klar til opbrud

Dave Winer’s tweet We're worse than stuck. Twitter hasn't moved in a decade. Google owned then abandoned RSS readers. Facebook smothered linking. — scripting.com (@davewiner) January 6, 2017 (Twitter) siger mig at vores online kommunikation er klar til et massivt … Continue reading

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Det her bliver udfordringen for Twitter

Twitterbots bruges til underholdning og spam, men Microsoft’s eklatante fiasko med deres selvlærende twitterbot Tay viser fremtiden for twitterbots: De kan trænes til at blive exceptionelt effektive trolls, der derfor vil kunne sættes i søen for at generere folk man … Continue reading

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Målrettet annoncering

Thomas Bækdahl har stadig en af de mest indsigtsfulde blogs om mediemarkedet og gårsdagens “Twitter’s Profiling Data Means Little” er ingen undtagelse. Historien er kort sagt at, selv Twitter, ligesom Google og Facebook, har en masse informationer om deres brugere, … Continue reading

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Anden- og tredjerangs brugere

Selvom Facebook, Twitter og Google har kæmpet imod at give Kina og andre undertrykkende nationer adgang til deres borgeres data, så gælder det bestemt ikke alle andre virksomheder. F.eks. LinkedIn, Uber og Evernote har ikke haft samme moralske kvaler og behandler … Continue reading

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Lidt tanker om Twitter og Medium

Eftersom Twitter og Medium har et stort sammenfald af ledende personer var det oplagt at de to platforme på et tidspunkt blev samlet. Så da jeg faldt over Dave Winer’s “A Medium-size hole in Twitter” (ja, overskriften er et ordspil) … Continue reading

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