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Online Mobs and the Danger of Digital Bullies

Bloomberg View’s Megan McArdle, one of our most insightful social observers, has published an interesting piece on the frightening impact of  “online mobs” and the dangers of digital bullying. Her article discusses online shaming and contrasts it with more ancient forms of social intimidation. In the early days of Twitter, I used to say that...
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The OC Register’s publisher has bold plan to revive print journalism. But will it work?

The rise of the Internet has led to a seemingly inexorable decline in once mighty newspapers, characterized by decreasing readership and slumping advertising sales (including notably painful losses in classified advertising). Papers across the country have responded by slashing editorial staffs, reducing coverage, limiting delivery days, migrating online – and in a sad number of...
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