Social Media

Opinion

how selfies destroy our self-esteem

In their new book 'Mixed Feelings: Exploring Modern Life and the Internet, One Discussion at a Time', journalist Sarah Raphael and model Naomi Shimada break down what social media is really doing to our self-worth.
Sarah Raphael
4 days ago
News

it is very easy for people to hack your private instagram

Trust no bitch.
Douglas Greenwood
9.16.19
Culture

britney spears was the og vlogger and her reality show proves it

On ‘Britney and Kevin: Chaotic’, the popstar not only preempted today’s YouTubers but also reclaimed her own narrative.
Ross McNeilage
9.2.19
News

maybe social media isn't as bad for teens as we thought

New research found no correlation between screen time and negative effects on mental health.
Erica Euse
8.27.19
News

oh my god, obviously that viral instagram post is a hoax

Let's all take a cue from Taylor Swift and calm down.
Roisin Lanigan
8.21.19
News

instagram users can now report fake news

The app has added a new feature to help prevent the spread of misinformation.
Nicole DeMarco
8.19.19
mental illness

we need to stop making mental illness look cool on social media

The trend of falsely portraying anxiety and depression threatens the already fragile well-being of more young people than ever before.
Alyson Zetta Williams
8.15.19
Culture

these are the five most cursed videos on tiktok

Curated for your viewing pleasure. Expect full body cringe.
Roisin Lanigan
8.6.19
Culture

a playlist of all those songs you keep hearing in viral tiktoks

You’re welcome.
Roisin Lanigan
7.30.19
Culture

a guide to vsco girls – the tumblr girls of 2019

‘Basic’ has been rebranded thanks to a new internet phenomena – the VSCO girl. Who is she?
Roisin Lanigan
7.26.19
Opinion

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.
Douglas Greenwood
7.25.19
Beauty

how tiktok is changing beauty standards for gen z

The influencer is dead. The E-Girl is ready to ascend in her place.
Roisin Lanigan
7.23.19
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