6 days ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 11 January 2019, we have reads, watches & listens on Google’s new interpreter; turning Facebook into a positive by learning from its algorithms; psychological barriers to the future of automated flying cars; setting goals that aren’t new year’s resolutions; this week in social media; and In Conversation: The power of followership.

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9 months ago

Twitter grows up

Much has already been written about Twitter’s early history, including the origins of the 140 character limit (the same as a standard SMS) and how users created features we now take for granted, such as @replies and #hashtags. That is all in the past now, as Twitter is making changes to how it operates in […]

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9 months ago

The Social Media Advantage

Considering the importance of personal relationships and reputation in professional service (at least in those areas yet to be automated), perhaps it should not surprise us that personal branding and relationship management is where the industry is being disrupted. What is the social media advantage?

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9 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 20 April 2018, we have reads & listens on psychological weapons of mass persuasion, the documentary ‘Do you trust this computer?’, trust and the sharing economy, social media use continues to grow, robots assemble IKEA furniture, the science behind using online communities to change behaviour, and The Future, This Week.

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10 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 6 April 2018, we have reads on the impact on your attention from your phone’s presence, farmer views on lab-grown meat, whether esports are sports, the mind-expanding ideas of Andy Clark, apps are getting dumber, and Reddit & the struggle to detoxify the internet.

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12 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 2 February 2018, we have reads & watches on breaking the rules with AI, living longer by being social, Facebook commences its downward spiral, changing the Western view of “space”, and the breakthroughs set to revolutionise long-haul travel.

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12 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 25 January 2018, we have reads & watches on AI, workplace surveillance, emotion and performance, Amazon Go, and Facebook depression.

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1 year ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 19 January 2018, we have reads on babysitting robots, our (wrong) idea of work, the (democracy poisoning) golden age of free speech, tech closing the disability access gap, and is 2018 the year AR goes mainstream?

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1 year ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 1 December 2017, we have reads on humanity’s uneasy relationship with nature, brands should heed word of mouth, Perth to trial on-demand driverless vehicles, and hummingbirds are where intuition goes to die.

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