Cultural Churn

Google’s romance with librarians is over.

Cory Doctorow: It would be madness to hand over our archives to VCs (Boing Boing).

All my blogs are dead (“so I’ve started backing up my work”: oh dear, oh dear).

Social media explained with donuts.

Has instant news left us hungry for slow-burning stories?

How Twitter makes money.

Why did everybody do the Harlem Shake?

Twitter CEO addresses the platform’s persistent harassment issues.

Mark Ames of The eXile on the geometry of censorship and satire.

7 February 2015

Net Culture in 2014