Crowdsourced reality is here. Understanding this is crucial to surviving and succeeding in the information society.
Social media firms like Facebook are able to monitor your emotional state, and they advertise on this basis. All the incentives align for Facebook and others to manipulate your emotions.
Web forums are full of neurotics. They breed neuroticism and make it go viral. Learn how and why this happens.
“Fake news” isn’t about whether the facts are true or not. It’s a signaling mechanism.
America’s Overton window has been blown wide open. What does this mean?
The mechanics of social media and the broader internet favor the political right. Progressivism, in its current form, is not built for memetic success.
TV is alternate reality. The more you consume, the less you’re able to perceive real-world dynamics.
Mainstream media is untrustworthy. Even the serious pages. Everybody realizes this at some point – here’s how to lose trust in the media.
YouTube star PewDiePie has been attacked by the media monolith, who don’t know what they’ve got themselves into. Their decline will now rapidly accelerate.
Manufacturing Consent is a major influence on a lot of anti-media thinking, and developed the “Propaganda Model”. But is the original worth reading?