Maxime Laforet

384 days ago

Our current version of the internet lives and breathes off a currency of human attention.

Instagram and the Cult of the Attention Web: How the Free Internet is Eating Itself

I’m disappointed about Instagram’s most recent announcement. They’ll be shifting their photo feed from a chronological list to an algorithmically driven one, ordered based on which posts they think you will like most. My disappointment is not based in nostalgia or a lament of change.