Tag Archives: viral

Ebola Memes and Videos

Ebola Memes and Videos

Since this Fall, the Ebola Virus Disease has taken metaphoric form ALL over the internet.  As quickly as the disease..

f(E)ar(BOLA)

f(E)ar(BOLA)

In Jacob Sullum’s Reason.com article, “Ebola Panic Control“, it is stated that: “The current policies enacted by New York, New Jersey and..

The GIF Economy

The GIF Economy

Are GIFs the new emoticons? (Ellsbeth Reeve, The Atlantic) The shorthand capacity of the GIF has aided and abetted viral..

Language Is a Virus

Language Is a Virus

Last month I attended Survival of the Beautiful, a day-long event where “artists and scientists ponder(ed) the aesthetics of evolution.”..

Why Videos Go Viral

Why Videos Go Viral

Kathleen just posted this wonderful little video from TEDYouth by YouTube’s trends manager, Kevin Allocca, outlining the reasons why videos..