Social media are meant to help us express ourselves by saving us the trouble of it. Here, some key tips to enjoying an automated personality
Marketers and predictive-analytics firms collect enough information about us to know what our gender is better than we do!
Nostalgia for privacy has made other people's secrets a hot commodity. But the best secret is the always the one we keep from ourselves.
It's hard to get away from yourself when you are surrounded by art
Feelings are like thoughts without all that conscious cognitive effort!
Ideological forces once told people who they were; now they tell us we are nothing without sustained productive effort
In the New York Times, Franco argues that "selfies are tools of communication more than marks of vanity"
If there is no true self, there are no true self-portraits.
What is the difference between discovering and expressing who I am? Do I only exist when I am trying to express myself? What if no one's listening!
Maybe the more you say online about yourself, the less people will really understand you??
Using the social networking site as an art project in which your "friends" are the medium is more benign than you'd think!