Why Social Apps Are Abandoning the Cloud and What They Will Look Like Next


Ahsan Shaikh was the author of this bylined article in which he predicted that popular online social networks will soon be superseded by a next generation of apps using peer-to-peer networking for many uses. The social network exodus “will be accelerated by increasing revelations of both the storing and monitoring of personal communications by the government, and experimentation on users of social networks for the financial benefit of third parties,” Mr. Shaikh explained. Read the full article