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Disconnections in Network Culture
Remarks on network culture, biopolitics and digital economy by Tero Karppi
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More Attention Must Be Paid to Social Media's Connection with Financial Decision Making, Says Ub Researcher - States News Service | HighBeam Research

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The following information was released by the University at Buffalo - SUNY: ... | Article from States News Service May 20, 2015
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Can you believe that a single tweet could cost $136 BILLION?

Can you believe that a single tweet could cost $136 BILLION? | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
The tweet, containing false information that there had been a terrorist attack on the White House, was sent by hackers from the Associated Press account
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Lessons of the ‘hack crash’ from social media

Lessons of the ‘hack crash’ from social media | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
In 2013, a false tweet about President Obama that sent financial markets plummeting. A new study shows how the interplay between Twitter and the financial industry can lead to huge market shifts and demonstrates a need for federal regulations.
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The tweet that cost $139 BILLION: impact of hacked message revealed

The tweet that cost $139 BILLION: impact of hacked message revealed | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Experts say the massive stock crash shows that financial organisations rely too heavily on trading algorithms - and warn the same system could cause 'unpredictable consequences'
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Face ei luovu sinusta

Face ei luovu sinusta | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Kun Tero Karppi nelisen vuotta sitten päätti tehdä väitöskirjansa Facebookista, hänellä oli pienoinen pelko siitä, että tutkimusaihe kuihtuisi olemattomiin. Sittemmin epäilys on osoittautunut aiheettomaksi, ja Facebook porskuttaa nykyisin vahvempana kuin koskaan.Tosin Facebookin hiipuminenkaan ei...
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Why I'm quitting Facebook

Why I'm quitting Facebook | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Douglas Rushkoff says the social networking site used to be useful, but has lost his trust with a feature that misrepresents his "likes" without his consent
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Yes, Companies Are Harvesting – and Selling – Your Facebook Profile

Yes, Companies Are Harvesting – and Selling – Your Facebook Profile | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Personal details from your Internet profile—from your professional history to how many friends you have—are being collected, analyzed, and sold.
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PAY FACEBOOK TO PROMOTE THIS POST OR THIS DOG WILL DIE!

PAY FACEBOOK TO PROMOTE THIS POST OR THIS DOG WILL DIE! | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
  Did I get your attention? Apologies for the lurid headline.
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How Will Hurricane Sandy Affect The Internet? [VIDEO]

How Will Hurricane Sandy Affect The Internet? [VIDEO] | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Hurricane Sandy might take out power for the server farms for Amazon, Apple and Google, perhaps even taking the Internet with it.
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How A Company Takes Full Advantage Of Access To Your Facebook Information - Forbes

How A Company Takes Full Advantage Of Access To Your Facebook Information - Forbes | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
At a conference organized by data warehouse company Teradata, one Japanese company laid out exactly how it's leveraging insights from Facebook to better market to its customers and increase sales.
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Life after New Media - The MIT Press

Life after New Media - The MIT Press | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
An argument for a shift in understanding new media--from a fascination with devices to an examination of the complex processes of mediation.
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Facebook Lets Users Buy Real Things for Friends

Facebook Lets Users Buy Real Things for Friends | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Facebook announced that people could send real gifts to the homes or workplaces of Facebook friends. Cupcakes, sunglasses or fruit can be bought. It's an experiment to get people to spend money on the site.
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It’s time to quit Facebook – The Kernel – The Kernel

It’s time to quit Facebook  –  The Kernel – The Kernel | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Yesterday's privacy scare was a false alarm, but it showed that Facebook has lost the trust of its users.
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Twitter versetzt Finanzalgorithmen in Panik - Spektrum der Wissenschaft

Twitter versetzt Finanzalgorithmen in Panik - Spektrum der Wissenschaft | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Eine Falschmeldung auf Twitter ließ die Finanzmärkte abstürzen - ganz automatisch.
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Börsencrash: Social Media gefährdet Aktienmarkt

Börsencrash: Social Media gefährdet Aktienmarkt | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Ein gefälschter Tweet hat im Jahr 2013 den Finanzmarkt kurzzeitig ausgehebelt - wie es dazu kommen konnte, dass Twitter zu Verlusten in Milliardenhöhe beigetragen hat, haben nun zwei Forscher analysiert.
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With one false tweet, computer-based Hack Crash led to real panic - University at Buffalo

With one false tweet, computer-based Hack Crash led to real panic - University at Buffalo | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
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Warum ein Twitter-Hack 2013 die Börse einkrachen ließ

Warum ein Twitter-Hack 2013 die Börse einkrachen ließ | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Warum es für die Börse gefährlich sein kann, wenn Computer soziale Netzwerke auswerten
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Tutkija Tero Karppi: Facebookin Zuckerbergillä voisi tulla palautetta väitöskirjastani | YLEX

Tutkija Tero Karppi: Facebookin Zuckerbergillä voisi tulla palautetta väitöskirjastani | YLEX | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Miksi Facebook koukuttaa? Tästä saapui YleX Etusivuun keskustelemaan Suomen
ensimmäiseksi Facebook-tohtoriksi tituleerattu tutkija Tero Karppi.
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QuitFacebook.info » 21/22/23 december 2012 – FACEBOOK Doomsday Campaign – The End of Facebook – Join Us!

QuitFacebook.info » 21/22/23 december 2012 – FACEBOOK Doomsday Campaign – The End of Facebook – Join Us! | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
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Instagram project gives drone's-eye-view of strike targets (Wired UK)

Instagram project gives drone's-eye-view of strike targets (Wired UK) | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Instagram account, Dronestagram, is aiming to raise the visibility and awareness of drone strike targets...
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The Quietus | Opinion | Black Sky Thinking | Social Media Myth: Why Facebook Hasn't Stolen Your Friends

The Quietus | Opinion | Black Sky Thinking | Social Media Myth: Why Facebook Hasn't Stolen Your Friends | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Over the past few months, Facebook has been heaving under panic postings from bands and so on claiming that their posts were being hidden in a Zuckerberg quest for cash.
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Hurricane Sandy forces all US stock and options trading to shut down

Hurricane Sandy forces all US stock and options trading to shut down | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Updated at 11:57 p.m. ET All trading of stocks and options in the United States is cancelled on Monday. Hurricane Sandy's impending arrival forced the New York Stock Exchange to halt all trading.
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FACEBOOK: I WANT MY FRIENDS BACK

FACEBOOK: I WANT MY FRIENDS BACK | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
If you want to send Facebook a message, please feel free to use our graphics for your Facebook page THE BIGGEST ‘BAIT N’ SWITCH’ IN HISTORY? This has been brewing since around May.
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Why We Are So Rude Online

Why We Are So Rude Online | Disconnections in Network Culture | Scoop.it
Soon-to-be-published research from professors at Columbia University and the University of Pittsburgh links online browsing to lower self control, higher debt and weight.
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