Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Platform Collapses

 [personal profile] greywash has described a robust pattern in platform collapses.  This is a problem because people put a lot of time, energy, and money into building an online presence.  When those platforms are unreliable as a concept, that wastes a lot of effort every time they collapse, discourages people from investing that effort again, and thus makes cyberspace less functional for everyone.
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