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  • Two new articles on app economics and platform power
    August 1, 2019 · Academia

    Two new articles on app economics and platform power

    Summer means writing and… publishing papers. This month we have for you a paper for the world-renowned Canadian Journal of Communication. Recently, they launched their new Policy Portal, which aims to “provide a…

  • Article on Facebook’s history for Internet Histories
    May 12, 2019 · Academia

    Article on Facebook’s history for Internet Histories

    We just published a new article (open access <– PDF): Helmond, Anne, David B. Nieborg, and Fernando N. van der Vlist. “Facebook’s Evolution: Development of a Platform-as-Infrastructure.” Internet Histories 3(2): 123-146. https://doi.org/10.1080/24701475.2019.1593667. In this article…

  • Article on Facebook Messenger for Media, Culture & Society
    December 21, 2018 · Academia

    Article on Facebook Messenger for Media, Culture & Society

    How to make sense of the latest revelations on Facebook’s data sharing? For over 2+ years Anne Helmond and I studied the evolution and expansion of Facebook’s platform boundaries. Our paper is titled…

Book chapter (Dutch) on academic publishing
January 26, 2017 · Academia, Journalism

Book chapter (Dutch) on academic publishing

The fourth installment of the popular “Netherlands in Ideas” series by Maven Publishing grappled with the question asked by photographer Anton Corbijn: “What do you resist?” 101 academics, entrepreneurs and artists answer that…

Talks on platformization and appification in Estonia
October 17, 2017 · Academia, Appearances

Talks on platformization and appification in Estonia

This week is all about Estonia to talk more about about appstudies, appification, and cappitalism (ha!) in Tallinn and then on to AoIR in Tartu to talk about platformization of cultural production. If…

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