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Articles tagged memes (8)

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John Wihbey    December 20, 2012
Journalist’s Resource sifts through the academic journals so you don’t have to. Here are 10 of the studies about social and digital media they found most interesting in 2012.
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Justin Ellis    June 11, 2012
A popular Dutch film series showcases how web videos change when moved into a new context — and they’re hoping to come to America.
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Andrew Phelps    June 11, 2012
The machine-like blogger has generated huge traffic numbers for Gawker — paying the pageview bills so other writers can focus on less viral work.
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Andrew Phelps    May 8, 2012
Los Angeles artist and designer An Xiao Mina says memes are often the only way to talk about sensitive political issues in China.
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Burt Herman    December 21, 2011
In the real-time news cycle, social media can — and should — be about much more than conversation.
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Mark Coddington    December 2, 2011
Plus: The admirers and detractors of Facebook’s “frictionless sharing,” and the rest of the past two weeks’ most important stories and conversations.
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Megan Garber    November 21, 2011
Images can convene attention; they can also distribute it.
C.W. Anderson    January 12, 2011