The Problem with Peeple

I wasn’t going to write about Peeple. But the app just won’t go away. Peeple doesn’t exist. Yet. And maybe it will end up being a big joke on the Internet. But the initial concept was dumb — and  a tad terrifying. The Washington Post got the...

Is the Hashtag Toast?

Is the hashtag going the way of the Dodo? Angela Brown pointed me to the news that Twitter is toying with the idea of doing away with hashtags. I sympathize. Every social media platform is adopting hashtags. They are becoming a new frontier for keyword stuffing. Even...