The hottest Digital Spaces Substack posts right now

And their main takeaways
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Do Not Research β€’ 239 implied HN points β€’ 02 Jan 24
  1. In virtual spaces, the absence of detailed information can enhance creativity and imagination.
  2. Digital platforms challenge the concept of realism and likeness in representations, prioritizing subjective interpretation.
  3. Virtual environments offer individuals the opportunity to craft and curate their own narratives, leading to a shift in the experience of existence.
Early Plexus News β€’ 353 implied HN points β€’ 07 Sep 23
  1. Facebook's focus on engagement led to an impersonal internet driven by marketing budgets.
  2. The online space lacks areas for authentic self-expression and connection beyond consumerism.
  3. Creating internet spaces that foster genuine connection and individuality is crucial for human fulfillment in the digital age.
New_ Public β€’ 196 implied HN points β€’ 23 Jul 23
  1. The Community Stewards Guild aims to build healthy digital public spaces with the help of community leaders.
  2. The Guild is focused on equitable design, historic expertise, resource-building, and creating a network of community stewards.
  3. Meet the inaugural class of Community Stewards and learn about their commitment to community building.
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New_ Public β€’ 176 implied HN points β€’ 18 Jun 23
  1. The role of spectators in community design is important and can contribute to the magic of events.
  2. Designing experiences with roles beyond traditional binary distinctions can lead to innovative and inclusive outcomes.
  3. Youth are engaged in designing digital tools for mental wellbeing, highlighting the importance of supporting young people in the digital world.
The Elbow β€’ 58 implied HN points β€’ 16 Jun 23
  1. The experiment to replace compulsive social media use with creating 'Moments' was successful in curbing the urge to check Twitter on mobile devices.
  2. Creating 'Moments' helped in focusing and mindfulness, capturing observations and thoughts throughout the day, leading to increased awareness of internal and external experiences.
  3. Decoupling the genre of tweets from the Twitter platform through private 'Moments' allowed for more experimentation in content creation and a different form of creative expression.