The increasing preponderance of human dialogue, via “social media” formats and technology, has made erosive inroads into the non-personal characteristics of the internet.
This is a very brief discussion of the evolution of the internet as a serious communications medium.
With the increasing sophistication of the internet, it has followed the path of most communication mediums. It has “matured” as an increasingly primal form of communication in the form of human dialogue, which has proven to have far greater stimulation and relativity to its end-users than purely digital information.
I’d like to hear what you think about the evolution of the internet from a bulletin board of information into a vibrant social community.