Sipping tea and building a story.

I don’t like the trend of algos assigning value to content based upon high-schoolish metrics that mean absolutely nothing in a world that can be manipulated by bots and other silly methods.

I’ll continue to use Twitter, but with a slightly more bad taste in my mouth for their support of this trend.

Seriously? Privacy, Again? Yes! | TeazMediaTeazMedia

I think it still matters to many.

Pew’s study found that the trend to reduce usage was most pronounced among younger age groups, with approaching half (42 per cent) of users ages 18 to 29 and a third (34 per cent) of those aged 30 to 49 saying the time they spend on Facebook on a typical day has decreased over the last year.


Oh oh

Is Facebook’s influence on the decline?

something about it …

something about it …

(Source: gonautical)

You can take .. You can give .. Let him be .. Let him live .. If I die, let me die .. Let him live .. Bring him home
Jean Valjean, Les Miserables

But there are dreams that cannot be .. And there are storms we cannot weather
Fantine, Les Miserables

Cunning little brain .. Regular Voltaire .. Thinks he’s quite a lover .. But there’s not much there
Madame Thénardier, Les Miserables

The rain can’t hurt me now This rain will wash away what’s past
Eponine, Les Miserables

Look Down, and show, some mercy if you can.
Les Miserables

Be Decent

Digital etiquette: always ask permission before posting a friend’s photo publicly .. it’s about human decency.

Randi Zuckerberg Not Happy About Facebook Photo Privacy Breach

Don’t Hide

People behave a lot better when they have their real names down. … I think people hide behind anonymity ..

Facebook’s Randi Zuckerberg: Anonymity Online ‘Has To Go Away’

Umm, ok

Could it be that anonymity or even pseudonymity offer a little bit of protection for those concerned over how companies have often treated their data - often with a lack of decency?

I guess it depends on who is affected.

Yes, Randi Zuckerberg, Please Lecture Us About `Human Decency’