First Impressions: So.cl

Observations: Growing pains: Editing my profile was painful. I encountered one error changing my display name, other times it timed-out. Today was better. Google+ “Circles” have been replaced with more intuitive “Interests”. There are pre-defined Interests in the Explore menu to get started quickly. When you add a Tag to a post, an Interest is […]

Gaming the Addiction of Social Media

During World War II the British routinely intercepted German Morse Code transmissions. Eventually Bletchley Park was able to decode many in real time, but even the encrypted transmissions provided valuable information. The radio operators developed intimate familiarity with signature characteristics of the transmitters. They were assigned names and given personalities. The locations of their transmissions […]