Better Than You Know Yourself: influence, fake news, algorithms, and your online self
1st June 2017

First Brexit. Then Trump. Were they related? Were “dark forces” working to manipulate the population at large to achieve their sinister…

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Seeking the Self: A new podcast adventure
23rd March 2017

“There was something vampiric about devouring a person’s whole life in an 80-minute podcast interview, then moving on to someone else.”…

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When Status Anxiety is No Longer Just in Your Head: a review of Black Mirror’s Nosedive
25th October 2016

We would like to believe, just like all those flowered memes flying across Twitter and Instagram, that it doesn’t matter what…

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Leaning Out: How the “Will to Share” is Changing Us
21st July 2016

We all know that social media has a pull on the ego, but how does this pull actually work and what…

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Psychotherapy Online: The Not So Final Analysis
20th July 2016

Technology enables us to communicate with each other; it underlies this very blog allowing me to share with you the conclusions…

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Are You in Control of Your Tech, or is Your Tech in Control of You?
20th May 2016

Last Monday morning I made a small change on my iPhone that has had a rather massive impact. I disabled my…

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