Is Japan the ‘Galapagos Islands’ of Social Media?

Shin Mizukoshi has contributed an essay: Is Japan the ‘Galapagos Island’ of Social Media?, overviewed the contemporary media landscape of Japan focusing on the rapid diffusion of social media for Global Asia: a journal of the East Asia Foundation, summer 2014, vol.9 no.2, based on Seoul, South Korea.

In this essay, Shin has discussed about the anonymity in the online sphere, the ubiquity of cute culture,  and the traditional media’s not running its course, etc.

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