The Age of Loneliness

What do we call this time? It’s not the information age: the collapse of popular education movements left a void now filled by marketing and conspiracy theories. Like the stone age, iron age and space age, the digital age says plenty about our artefacts but little about society. The anthropocene,... [more...]
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Photo: abandoned staircase

An eerie, slow shutter shot in low light of a staircase in an abandoned building. Bird droppings splatter the floors and the paint is peeling. The wooden stairs are bowed with years of use. View image | gettyimages.com [more...]
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Photo: seaside bench

A black and white photo of a wooden park bench at a British sea-front location. The scrubby grass and sand in the foreground and the pale sky in the background View image | gettyimages.com [more...]
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Photo: Red metal corrugated door

The metal has been painted vivid red and the texture is strong. View image | gettyimages.com [more...]
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Photo: Festival mud - a girl in a bright red dress walks through mud in wellington boots at a music festival carrying a roll of toilet tissue

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Photo: graffiti on a wall in Paris reads 'Je t'aime' or 'I love you' in English

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Everything is sales

The most important word in the sentence "I'm starting a tech business" is business. Convincing talented people to join you is sales Securing a business bank account is sales Getting third-party providers to give you services at a decent rate is sales Getting press and PR coverage is sales Convincing your... [more...]
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