Russian trolls and American thinking
Big Tech was on the defensive this week on Capitol Hill. Twitter, Facebook, and Google held back their famous CEO's and sent their lawyers to be grilled by members of both parties. But Republicans and Democrats may have learned more than expected. Russian disinformation is aimed at creating social upheaval not just at partisan politics. Adam Sharp joins KCRW's To The Point to discuss.
Authenticity Through the Technology "Handshake"
Highlights from remarks at the Leading Authorities speakers bureau. Adam Sharp sheds light on the new ways we consume media in today's global environment. He shows us how we can use technology to create that personal "handshake" experience.
The Future of War
War Goes Viral
What Does It Mean When Social Media is Weaponized?
With the weaponization of social media, what is the future of war online? This conference is one of the signature events of the Future of War project—a partnership between the New America Foundation and Arizona State University.