February 22, 2014

We Can Learn a Lot About the World Through Selfies

John Brownlee, Fast Company

The Associated Press

At the end of the day, a selfie can be a means of self-expression, a tool of self-promotion, a cry for attention, or all of the above. No matter what it is, though, the typical selfie is more honest than you would think from Googling "selfie" and examining the images that come up, Stefaner says: "One thing we really found striking was how much more complex our authentic selfies are compared to the cliché-laden selfies you'll see in Google results."

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TAGGED: Globalization


February 10, 2014
5 Stats That Explained the World This Week
Ian Bremmer, Politico
These five weekly data points, put together by Ian Bremmer, president and founder of the risk consultancy Eurasia Group, provide a glimpse into global trends, political dangers and international power dynamics. more ››