Understanding internet-related phenomenons including incels or influencers can be challenging. Online culture is a complex and evolving ecosystem, and recent developments – including sophisticated computer-generated graphics as well as advances in artificial intelligence and virtual reality – make distinguishing between reality and fiction increasingly difficult. This is more than an abstract problem, as the internet drives the radicalization and conspiracies that can fuel real-life chaos and violence. Thankfully, there are possible solutions. This guide will walk you through what you need to know.
About the Author
Aaron Z. Lewis is a writer and a Yale graduate who has worked as a digital product designer for Uber and both Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and the ride-sharing service Uber.