By Rachel Happe, Co-Founder and Principal, The Community Roundtable
Issues have been brewing for quite some time but this week, the news about how Facebook data was exploited to influence national elections has sent a cold chill through the technology community. For me, it is refreshing that people finally understand the implications and power of online networks - and their business models.
The business model and engagement model of social networks are at odds
Between 2000 and 2010 blogs, online communities, and early social networks flourished creating an intoxicating feeling of opportunity. This era was funded . . .
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