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Mother Superior Jumped the Gun

Nobody likes change (re: all those Facebook changes and those Twitter changes). But I imagine change is most annoying to researchers.  I mean, seriously, put yourself in danah boyd‘s shoes, for example.  Two years ago, you’re all, “Aw, yeah, Retweeting! Unclaimed territory, I call dibs!” You do your study, you spend all that time gathering […]

#weddingtrending RT @NYTimes

In her September 7 article in the New York Times, Courtney Rubin described what is currently my favorite new internet phenomenon: making a wedding trend on Twitter. She writes about couples, such as Aaron and Jamie in Los Angeles, or Burt Herman (founder of internet-story-amalgamation-and-summarizing service Storify) and his wife, who all have one thing […]