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Information Moderation: Potential Issues Raised by Platforms and Why the Government should regulate “More”

Since the 1970s, human society has come to the Information age with the significant development of the internet and rapid shift from the traditional industrial economy to an information-based economy, the historical period is also […]

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Assignment 2

“TikTok” – No.1 downloaded social media platform in the world

“Make every second count”, “Make your day”… With the rapid development of web2.0, digital social media platforms have become the infrastructure in people’s lives, which means that digital applications significantly impact culture, economy, and politics. In particular, TikTok has […]

Assignment 2

Content Moderation: A Chronic Problem for Platforms

Content moderation has brought platforms to the forefront of social and political discourse, due to the role of platforms in perpetuating hate speech, extremism, and misinformation. Despite the importance of content moderation, the efficacy of […]

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The fast-growing tiktok

Do a case study of a platform business. When did the business commence, what are its primary fields of operation, and has it been successful? How does it make money from its activities, and have […]

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Business model of Digital Platform – Taking Taobao as a case study

(Figure 1.0 ‘Taobao-app-features-that-drive-sales-Sampi’ From Fiona Martin, https://www.arin2610.net.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Taobao-app-features-that-drive-sales-Sampi.jpg. Licensed CC BY 2.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0.) Alibaba Group Holding: “To make it easy to do business anywhere” Summary: Taobao, directly translated as ‘search for pleasure’ in Chinese, is a […]

Group 7

The Internet has exacerbated structural inequality

  “We love Internet” by Kalexanderson is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Internet preserves the structural inequalities of the past With the development of the Internet, it is gradually improved. However, Internet at present is still affected by the […]