Social

26 February 2021

Twitter Catches Up on the Stories Craze with “Fleets”—and Users Are Not Happy

Twitter recently announced its new feature called “Fleets” which is quite similar to other platforms’ disappearing story features. After Snapchat first introduced “Stories” in October 2013, Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, YouTube,…

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26 February 2021

Why Are All Social Media Platforms Becoming The Same?

Social media has evolved rapidly over the last fifteen years—with platforms constantly offering new and exciting features to entice users. When the social media frenzy began: Facebook was known for…

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Social

24 November 2020

Free Speech Platform ‘Parler’ Makes Waves Post-Election

During the 2020 presidential election, the first half of the race reflected the majority of votes in President Donald Trump’s favour. However, his rival, Joe Biden, was still ahead with…

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Social

27 October 2020

Facebook and Twitter say they are trying to combat QAnon but are they really?

Since 2017, the growing conspiracy theory behind QAnon has been garnering a far right-wing following. Trump supporters are primed to deny and resist any election result in November 2020 that does not…

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1 September 2020

Twitter is No Titan

Twitter has never been the tech titan that Facebook is. Facebook has a market cap of $836 billion, while Twitter’s market cap sits at $32 billion. By no means is…

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