The year in Twitter. Oh sorry, the year in X
Elon Musk's tenure has been a disaster.
On Dec 12, 2023 by Claire Goforth
Deplatformed: Conservatives think a Chevy ad shows they are ‘winning the culture war’
The ad is going viral in conservative circles as proof that wokeness doesn’t sell.
On Dec 8, 2023 by David Covucci
Report shows that Twitter only has a handful of moderators for languages spoken by millions
‘About 90% of trust and safety content moderation staff are English-speaking.'
On Dec 4, 2023 by Leqi Zhong
People are debunking the bold claims Elon Musk made in massive advertising lawsuit—in real-time on his own site
'how could there not be an ad blacklist for some of this stuff???'
On Nov 21, 2023 by Katherine Huggins
Nikki Haley demands ban on anonymous social media accounts while on influential anonymous conservative poster’s podcast
'Flagrant violation of the Constitution.'
On Nov 15, 2023 by Katherine Huggins
‘it was a good run’: ChatGPT’s new Turbo update just destroyed cottage industry of developers piggybacking on AI’s success
The updates could spell the end for cheap 'wrapper' tools built on top of the language model
On Nov 6, 2023 by Marlon Ettinger
"The same psychological tactics Mao used is now here"
On Oct 27, 2023 by David Covucci
A bombing in Gaza killed an influencer’s family—Instagram responded by suspending his account
Social media policies are being enforced unevenly, activists say.
On Oct 24, 2023 by Ernie Piper
‘Guys, it’s not worth it’: Indeed, Glassdoor jobseeker says her digital footprint came back to haunt her
'Reason number 45 to never put my legal name on the internet.'
On Oct 17, 2023 by Brooke Sjoberg
’40 days and one of us will take it’: Customer leaves their phone at Whataburger. So the workers post a video on her story
'Would trust them w/ my life tbh.'
On Oct 17, 2023 by Jack Alban
Is Trump a baby-killing Molech?
These platforms won’t break out if they don’t ditch the old X tropes and develop a new, unique digital ecosystem.
On Oct 6, 2023 by David Covucci
‘Just part of your resume’: Professional athletes now must work on their social media game as well as their game
Today’s professional players have to think about how they show up online—and how they represent their identities.
On Sep 28, 2023 by Jon Arnold
What is ‘main character syndrome’?
Some are worried that this behavior may be unhealthy.
On Sep 27, 2023 by Colette Fountain
The wives of blue collar men are revealing too much
These blue collar wives are martyrizing themselves for putting up with bad treatment from their husbands… for what?
On Sep 27, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins