The Real Reason Facebook Sucks

on Thursday, Jan. 9th

Web designer Nishant Kothary gets to the heart of why Facebook sucks:

Successfully integrating yourself into the Facebook world, then, relies on you being willing (or able) to provide a clear answer to the question, “Who are you?” And therein lies the rub.

Speaking for myself, the only thing that’s static about me is my constant state of change. It ripples through the many sides of my identity.

In other words Facebook prevents users from “code switching,” which despite its status as a popular sociological buzzword just might be the oldest human behavior in the book.


To Build The VR Education of Tomorrow One Scholar Turns To The Past

There are plenty of folks in the education technology field who are excited about virtual reality as the next great educational tool.



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Prepare Yourselves For The Personal VR Video Revolution

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Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

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Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.