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17 July 2020

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: The Social Media Cold War – Part 2

What started as a local border skirmish between China and India may result in a global data ‘Cold War”involving all apps. We must ask: is there a social media cold war looming?

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17 July 2020

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: The Social Media Cold War – Part 1

This week on The Decentralists we ask: is there a social media cold war looming?

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9 July 2020

Why Trump will ban TikTok

Some believed it was too big to fail. But as I predicted seven months ago, TikTok was bound to be banned. The USA, and nations under its sway, may soon no…

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2 July 2020

Who is the real winner of the StopHateForProfit Social Media Advertising boycott?

Big brands can spot a sinking ship. Advertisers who have flocked to Social Media over the past decade are joining the StopHateforProfit movement and announcing suspension of advertising on social media. Starbucks,…

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17 June 2020

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: The Moderation Paradox

Join us as we talk about how social media affects the world around us.

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13 May 2020

Emperor Zuckerberg Has No Clothes

What if one of the greatest innovations in media and content ended up being a lie? What if, despite hundreds of thousands of articles about AI and bots and the…

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22 April 2020

Social Platforms During (and After) COVID-19

Whether it’s a Zoom conference screenshot, homeschooling your kids, baking bread, or making TikToks— the one thing that is certain, in these uncertain times, is that people are sharing everything…

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