Google, Facebook and Ello

Google, Facebook and Ello

You might think of Google primarily as a search engine, with products built around that core. You might think of Facebook as a social network, with products built around that core. They are not direct competitors, except where Google+ overlaps with Facebook. However,...
Link: Flickr Is Back

Link: Flickr Is Back

Great piece about the less ephemeral, older and wiser image service: Few things have been more loved and neglected than Flickr. It’s like the internet’s own child of alcoholic parents. It was the web’s first smash-hit photo-sharing site and a proto-social network that...

Flexing Against Trolls

TL;DR version We’re going to be fine. Trolls have been a part of our life since at least 2001. Heather is standing up to one in particular, who, it seems, has crapped on others as well, under the common troll guise of “concern” because that troll...