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Uber, And The Apps That Isolate In A Digital Economy

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I wrote a brief essay about why ‘convenience’ apps like Uber are so successful: they shield us from interacting with behind-the-scenes workers, most often from very different economic, cultural and social strata than our elite consumers. Read the story over on Medium >>

22. November 2014 by jamesfacts
Categories: Internet Culture, Web Applications | Tags: , | Leave a comment

Want to take on the Fortune 500?

Start with social media. I’ve been meaning to contribute to Medium for some time, and I’ve just written my first story on the myriad ways very large corporations botch their presence on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Find the full story over on Medium.

ka-ching

05. August 2014 by jamesfacts
Categories: Advertising, Social Media | Tags: , | Leave a comment