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10 August 2018

The elites vs social media

Why our rulers lost faith in the digital dawn.

8 August 2018

No, we are not addicted to smartphones

The idea that we’re at the mercy of Silicon Valley is an elitist myth.

23 July 2018

We shouldn’t rely on Facebook to tell us what is true

The truth is forever being contested – big corporates shouldn’t play referee.

11 July 2018

The myth of social-media addiction

No, we aren’t all slaves to our timelines.

26 June 2018

No more memes? The EU’s latest threat to the net

The EU’s new copyright laws will destroy the web as we know it.

5 June 2018

Who’s afraid of the MuskBros?

Feminists’ fear of Elon Musk’s fans smacks of a moral panic.

4 April 2018

Let Tommy tweet

The problem with Twitter’s ban on Tommy Robinson.

29 March 2018

The Cambridge Analytica story is looking thinner by the day

The Observer thinks it has a smoking gun – it’s more a damp squib.

27 March 2018

No, Amnesty, women don’t need protection from words

Amnesty International’s war on ‘Toxic Twitter’ is an insult to women.

21 March 2018

The Cambridge Analytica scandal: an elitist delusion

Voters didn't need a 'mindfucking machine' to reject Washington and Brussels.