the culture and values of social media

Link roundup for November 23, 2008

Posted: November 23rd, 2008 | Author: | Filed under: delicious | No Comments »
Whitepaper on Islam, Identity & Advertising, interviews w/ the author and followups.

Jezebel's take on this macabre microcelebrity.


Link roundup for November 22, 2008

Posted: November 22nd, 2008 | Author: | Filed under: delicious | No Comments »
Anita Elberse crunches the data to argue against the popular business book.

This is an excellent example of new media tools reinforcing "traditional" forms of social status for women.

Social meter scans the major social websites to analyze a webpage's social popularity. Currently we scan Del.icio.us, Digg, Furl, Google, Jots, Linkroll, Netscape, Reddit, Shadows, Spurl, Technorati, and Yahoo My Web.

Zuckerberg interview.

Features Catharine Mackinnon and Tyler Cowen. I probably won't be in NYC then…