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HEY! This Is Important: Vol. 10

HEY! This Is Important is a (semi) weekly series in which I examine developments in the past week that impact internet culture.

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This week, I wrote on the effect the internet has had on creativity. It’s easier than ever to be a digital creator – but never has a creator had so much competition.

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25. January 2015 by jamesfacts
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HEY! This Is Important: Vol. 4

HEY! This Is Important is a (semi) weekly series in which I examine developments in the past week that impact internet culture.

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14. December 2014 by jamesfacts
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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
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