I spotted this graphic in an All Things Digital article about Whisper: Why Should You Care About Whisper, the Secret-Sharing App That VCs Are Pouring Money Into?
And thought, yeah, it’s amazing how quickly ‘gossip’ (however you define that) gets around. If it’s a ‘secret’ people shouldn’t blab — but they do. There’s this irresistible urge to ‘share’…somehow, somewhere.
It’s like (as I’ve said before): Self-expression is the new black (said the blogger!)
Here’s another article about Whisper: Whisper shares information about your favorite subject: You. (LA Times)
Next big thing?
See also: Sir Robert Muldoon: ‘Always On the Record’.