Clinton: No Tweets while I’m talking

“I hope you’re not Tweeting this…” Image (cc) Marcn. Bill Clinton has never been attention-shy, but apparently he isn’t keen on Twitter-based attention, at least not during his speeches. Some commenters on the RWW piece where I heard about this suggest he wants everyone in the room to give him their full attention. From the…… Continue reading Clinton: No Tweets while I’m talking

Whitewalling: Teens create their own Facebook super log-off

Here’s an interesting approach that Microsoft researcher Danah Boyd found a young person using to manage their Facebook privacy and presence: Mikalah uses Facebook but when she goes to log out, she deactivates her Facebook account. She knows that this doesn’t delete the account – that’s the point. She knows that when she logs back…… Continue reading Whitewalling: Teens create their own Facebook super log-off

Polluting the streams, pruning the networks…

* * UPDATED: corrected from draft which was published. Facts/links/opinions unaltered. * * Alan Patrick’s pure class in my book. His blog is prickly, argumentative and pushy in the very best kinds of ways. I reckon it’s blogs like Broadstuff and DotBen that help me keep questioning things. Without them the idealistic eejit in me…… Continue reading Polluting the streams, pruning the networks…