Antisocial Networking: How Small (and Valuable) Can Social Networks Get?
Antisocial networks like Snubster began as parody; a backlash against large social networks and our fatigue in managing virtual “friends” we barely know. But there are far more powerful and systemic trends leading towards true antisocial networks. The question of where social networking is…
Interest Networks Don’t Need to Socialize
Here’s a glimpse into a future where interest networks are liberated from documents and social networks. Past: Connecting People The social dimension of the Web imparts a powerful influence on knowledge acquisition. People discover each other through the intersections of documents they create. Unfortunately,…