Netflix goes head to head with Digital Frankenstein

The Netflix docudrama “The Social Dilemma” is worth a watch.  Centred around interviews with former executives of social media companies, including Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Google, it has been criticised for using a fictional all-American family and personified algorithm to dramatize its central narrative. Despite criticism, it has been well-received, staying in Netflix’s top 10Continue reading “Netflix goes head to head with Digital Frankenstein”

Unpacking our anxiety

The Privacy Commissioner has just released the 2020 Australian Community Attitudes to Privacy Survey.  So what do we think about how we are treated online and does privacy matter? The survey asked Australians to consider what the word privacy means to them. The most common interpretation, “the idea of keeping one’s information private and confidential”Continue reading “Unpacking our anxiety”

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