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How much time do you spend on Social Media ?

I’ve recently read a few articles of social media and the writing life, and this has affected the way I think about both. One of them is  ‘Our minds can be hijacked’: the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia : There is growing concern that as well as addicting users, technology is contributing toward…

scifi nightmare

Would You Rate Your Friends and Family on a Social Grading System?

Scifi is often predictive: a lot of the gadgets shown in Star Trek, for example, now exist. This is a good thing. But recently I read an article that scared me: Big data meets Big Brother as China moves to rate its citizens. The Chinese government plans to launch its Social Credit System in 2020.…