ephemeral

  • The Rise Of The Ephemeralnet

    The Rise Of The Ephemeralnet

    In the aftermath of the dot-com crash, a new era for the web began to take hold - a turning point whose seismic shift was hyped under the moniker "Web 2.0." The concept referred to the web becoming a platform, a home for services whose popularity grew through network effects, user-generated content and collaboration. Blogging, social media sites, wikis, mashups, and more reflected a changing… Read More

  • Burn Note Comes Back With A Vengeance, Aims To Protect Your Private Messages With New Mobile Apps

    Burn Note Comes Back With A Vengeance, Aims To Protect Your Private Messages With New Mobile Apps

    Way back in January 2012, a service called Burn Note launched, aiming to protect your private messages by destroying them after a certain period of time. Right around the same time, the concept of ephemeral messaging caught on with mainstream users with the launch, and mini-controversy, of Snapchat. While Snapchat allows you to send photos and videos that self-destruct, something that was copied… Read More