Originally published on October 11, 2017 4:37 pm
Buzzfeed's Ben Smith, among other writers, are saying that Big Tech is in trouble. He says Facebook and Google are too big, too powerful, too complacent -- and soon, both consumers and Congress will come for them.
Is he right? Is Facebook primed for a fall? We discuss a future in which Facebook falls, Google shrinks, and everyone posts fewer status updates. Our guests:
- Scott Malouf, attorney whose work focuses on the intersection between social media and the law
- Mike Johansson, lecturer at RIT and social media consultant with Fixitology