Reforming our view of social media

Hey all and welcome back after holidays. I am still getting back to work and catching-up but here is a little food for thought I picked up over Christmas. An Economist article on how all the references to the Arab Spring and how it has been fuelled by new technologies may indicate a new trend, but that like many trends, it has happened before. How social media helped bring about the Reformation 500 years ago:

So technology changes the way we do things … or does it? Does it just allow us to do what we have always been doing in a different way? To IT or not to IT, that is the byte!


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