New Social Network ‘Unthink’ Lets Users Own Their Data And Accounts

New Social Network ‘Unthink’ Lets Users Own Their Data And Accounts

The "anti-Facebook" is aiming for a social media revolution as it tries to attract those fed up with privacy issues and re-designs.

Emma Hutchings
  • 20 september 2011

Unthink is taking a manifesto-driven approach to building a social network, hoping to draw people annoyed by Facebook and Google+ to a site that will treat their data better.

Those who join Unthink are known as “owners”, not users. The domain serves only as facilitator and features a business model structured around a win-for-all business logic. People are promised transparency in how the site makes money and assured it will never seek to profit by exploiting them. There are also no ads on owners’ accounts.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.