Matt and Shawna Schultz have known “The Social Dilemma” director Jeff Orlowski since they met at CU Boulder. DENVER – A documentary on the dangers of social media hopes to move beyond awareness and create real change. The Social Dilemma premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2020. Eight
And such answers are precisely what brings in audiences and income. âThe business models that run the industrial complex of social media have a lot to do with the results we see,â says Aral. âIt’s an attention economy, and businesses want you to be engaged. How do they get involved?
The combination of the large-scale hyper-connectivity that comes from social media, the addictive habits of engaging with it, and the incredible ability to personalize what we see, hear and believe, can sometimes create a sense of satisfaction at best. (think Spotify and the beauty of being able to listen to
Influencer today released a report exploring and highlighting what influencer marketing success looks like for key thought leaders across a range of brands, agencies, industries, and regions – and examining how success has changed depending on the evolving functionality of the platform. This follows the launch of the Netflix documentary
Courtesy of Creative Commons/LA REVUE Netflix’s recent documentary puts our growing use of social media under the microscope. BY ALLIE GOLDSTEINStaff reporter When scrolling through Netflix’s “popular now page”, a user’s eyes are often drawn to the mesmerizing stream of favorite picks from viewers around the world. One thing I
During this time of intense technological skepticism, the conversation about the downsides of social media could benefit from nuance and expertise. The social dilemma— a Netflix documentary about tech addiction — has plenty of the latter but almost none of the former. The result is a paranoid film that treats