the changing politics of your 'close friends' on instagram
A safe space for fuck ups or an emotional crutch? Here's how the feature got complicated.
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instagram users can now report fake news
The app has added a new feature to help prevent the spread of misinformation.
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instagram has changed how gen z think about happiness
Dopamine, the happiness hormone, is big business for silicone valley. But the highs sold to us on social media are empty and fleeting, which only make us seek more attention on the apps we hate.
not having a best friend might actually be better for your mental health
A recent study found that 30% of millennials don't have a best friend. But maybe we're all happier without one?
25% of millennials don't have a single friend
New research suggests millennials are the loneliest generation.
a new law will allow american students to take mental health days
Teen activists in Oregon were behind the state legislation that will help end the stigma around mental illness.
what's the difference between feeling yourself and pathological narcissism?
In an age of self-love and promotion, it can be hard to distinguish the two.
here's more proof that social media is hurting young people's mental health
A new study suggests that each hour of screen time increases the severity of depressive symptoms in teens.
instagram is removing the 'like' count feature in six more countries
Coming to an iPhone screen near you.
what happens when reality tv stars are frozen in time
From ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ to ‘Love Island’, the rediscovery of old seasons of reality TV on streaming services can be both a blessing and a curse.
73% of independent musicians experience mental illness
A new report spoke to 1,500 artists on the state of their mental wellbeing.
instagram might remove ‘likes’
One small step for Instagram, one giant leap for… mental health?