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The day my Facebook feed went feral

Let me show you how not to write a Facebook post. Almost a year ago to the day, I wrote a post warning that cryptocurrency was in a bubble. See, at the time, there were a lot of hairy claims being spruiked by investment newsletters, like: “$642,245 for every $10,000...

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#DeleteFacebook

Clearly I was having a ‘moment’ on the 25th of June 2010. My Facebook data says that was the day I officially put my profile into lockdown. It wasn’t an “I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore” kind of moment ‒ just a realisation at...

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Facebook Gets Freaky

Mark Zuckerberg wants to get to know your kids. Specifically, he wants to get to know your primary-school-aged children (after all, he already knows more about your teenager than you do). Hang on, isn’t Facebook restricted to people who are at least 13 years old? Yes it is. In 1998...