Rethinking How I Use Internet: 7

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Rethinking the Internet

On most of what people call “the internet” I’m somewhere between lurker and behind the locked accounts. I want to draw more solid lines on that but maybe what I need is just going with the flow and seeing where it’s going to take me. What I’m actually thinking about lately is actually my newsletter. … Read more

Talking About “End of Capitalism” at Recovery Con

Let’s start thinking about how we can make the world better as we move from pandemic and quarantine into whatever comes next. Recovery Con is something Willow decided to give it a shot around the end of March, when it was clear that we’re in this for the long run. It’s going to be all … Read more

NLTR Dijital Akademi’de Güvenlik ve Gelecek Dersleri

Pandeminin etkisiyle birçok şeyin dijitale taşınması kaçınılmaz olarak bize de yansıdı. NewsLabTurkey ve onun parçası olan NLTR Akademi olarak biz de dijital eğitim ve webinar formatını kullanmaya ve kendimizi bu noktada geliştirmeye başladık. Bir önceki webinar serimizin ardından NLTR Dijital Akademi’ye önümüzdeki hafta başlıyoruz. Bu eğitim serisi önceki sürdürülebilirlik konseptinin dışına çıkarak daha geniş bir … Read more

Welcome to the New Bleak… What Now?

This is the sentence that’s been circling inside my head for a while now. Not that I was thinking that everything was going great so far —hell, I call the things I’m writing and thinking about “weird and deadly interesting” so no rose-tinted glasses here. But it’s clear that we took a huge step towards … Read more

From Useful Idiots to Useful Facts: What Is Behind the Fake News Debate?

My first major academic publication is available now. It’s a book chapter written by me and Sarphan Uzunoğlu, titled “From Useful Idiots to Useful Facts: What Is Behind the Fake News Debate?”. It’s part of the book Information Nightmare: Fake News, Manipulation and Post-Truth Politics in the Digital Age, edited by Tirşe Erbaysal Filibeli. Here’s … Read more

Rethinking How I Use Internet: 6

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Rethinking the Internet

It’s been a while since I wrote in this blogchain. And during this time, I relapsed quite a bit. Especially after all the events going around the world. But this is a good time (at least for time) to restart this conversation. The main thing is, for many different reasons, what many people consider as … Read more

My Interview in “Speaking Freely”

Here it is. This is probably one of the most important interviews I did for several reasons. First one is definitely the group of people I’m in. Most of them are people I’ve been following and admiring their work for a long time. That’s why you should definitely read all of them and thank Jillian … Read more