Let’s take stock. “In 2007, the Web was triumphant. But then came apps and Facebook and other semi-walled gardens… Facebook did open up…they turned themselves inside-out and crushed the small pieces loosely joined contingent. They let the Web flood in but caught the Web’s users and content creators before they could wash back out again.” See also Alexis Madigral in the Atlantic, The Weird Thing about Today’s Internet.
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