Thing 3

Having started on 23 Things, I’ve been thinking about the value of social networking.

Yesterday I read a Guardian article by Zoe Williams about an interview she’d done with Julia Hobsbawm (

What particularly struck me was the last paragraph:

She’s interested in the moment that happens between two people, “the minute someone looks you in the eye and engages you and your cortisol levels drop, and you feel OK” […] “People have been so obsessed with social networks that they really haven’t noticed the human side, the non-algorithm side, is still where it’s at.” “

I wonder how this works with online networks.


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