Social Budo

Jeffrey Carr
Documenting the launch of LarQ.Social and the social media revolution that will follow.
Created 11 Sep 2020
  • Present Creator Monetization Methods Only Favor The Top Few Percent
    18 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Last week Sara Fischer for Axios wrote a report on the Creator Economy entitled “The Creator Economy Is Failing To Spread The Wealth”. The problem, Sara writes, is that only the most popular creators ...
  • China's Ministry of State Security Uses TikTok To Identify and Profile U.S. Military Members
    22 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 0 3
    While this headline is for a fictional scenario at the Social Media Information Warfighter Exercise on Nov 19th, there’s no way to know that it isn’t already happening and just hasn’t been reported. I...
  • Taking on Silicon Valley and TikTok
    13 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    StartupWire has just kicked off the marketing effort for Duel’s crowdfunding campaign on WeFunder by releasing a one hour webinar that we recorded last week with Chris Graebe. Along with myself, you’l...
  • Inside TikTok's Algorithm
    16 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    The Wall Street Journal created one hundred bot accounts on TikTok, each with different interests, and then watched what happened. “A Wall Street Journal investigation found that TikTok only needs one...
  • Looking for a CTO to join Duel
    09 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    If you’re passionate about re-balancing the scales of content ownership, monetization, and data privacy away from Big Tech and back into the hands of content creators, and have the technical chops to ...
  • Data Ownership and Remuneration in the Attention Economy
    02 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    My focus as a cybersecurity professional has always been on identifying and protecting intellectual property from bad actors intent on stealing them, however in 2017 and 2018, my attention started to ...
  • It's GO Time
    28 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    Instead of writing more about what we’ve done and are planning to do with our revolutionary social video app called Duel™, just click the above image or this link. It’ll take you to our WeFunder page ...
  • Opportunity for a Lead Investor / Portfolio Manager in our WeFunder Round
    06 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    If you have investment experience, understand how venture financing works, and also support our mission of protecting user privacy including building a mechanism for users to monetize their data throu...
  • The Great TikTok-Reels-Shorts Content Creator Rip-off
    03 Jul 2021 • 3 min read
    “The strike is to send a message. The business models of these apps, they have us out here overworking and being underpaid.” - Kaelyn Kastle, 24 (Collab Crib) Kaelyn Kastle was one of several young bl...
  • We're looking for Beta testers
    25 May 2021 • < 1 min read
    We need beta testers! If you like watching or creating challenge videos on Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, or Facebook, we want you to try out Duel. It’s ready for your test drive. Click the button at the...
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