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The Life-Changing Magic of Shane Warne’s Instagram

The Life-Changing Magic of Shane Warne’s Instagram

Unfollow all those teen memelords and let the spin king take over your feed.

www.vice.com/en_au/article/d34ndx/the-life-changing-magic-of-shane-warnes-instagram/

The numbers don’t lie: Dogs are the internet’s favorite animal

The numbers don’t lie: Dogs are the internet’s favorite animal

As the internet has changed, so have its animal habits.

theoutline.com/post/3128/dogs-cats-internet-popularity

The Follower Factory

The Follower Factory

Everyone wants to be popular online. Some even pay for it. Inside social media’s black market.

www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/01/27/technology/social-media-bots.html

Karl Smith is a New Zealander living in Melbourne, Australia. He's an art and design, tech, and pop culture enthusiast. Previous gigs include musician, concierge, picture framer, designer and product manager.