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instagram are creating a new ‘safe space’ for your close friends

And it all sounds a bit dystopian.
Douglas Greenwood
8.29.19
Culture

this netflix documentary about the cambridge analytica scandal will make you want to log off forever

Watch the trailer here, and check out the rest of i-D’s cultural highlights for the week.
Roisin Lanigan
7.22.19
News

the storming of area 51 will be livestreamed

Welcome to the future.
Roisin Lanigan
7.17.19
Fashion

inside the facebook group opening up the fashion conversation to all

High Fashion Talk is the secretive Facebook group where fashion obsessives meet like-minded souls.
Ashley Clarke
6.19.19
Culture

post ‘game of thrones’, maisie williams turns app developer to create an online safe space for creatives

A girl has no follower count.
Roisin Lanigan
5.20.19
News

facebook denies using the 10 year challenge to improve their facial recognition software

Bet you still used this as an excuse not to share that awful 2009 throwback though.
Roisin Lanigan
1.21.19
News

excessive social media use is like drug addiction, says new study

Scrolling through Instagram for hours could have a worse effect on your brain than you might think.
Roisin Lanigan
1.11.19
Culture

even instagram knows it's bad for your mental health

Instagram and Facebook are rolling out tracking tools to tell you how much time you've wasted online.
Hannah Ongley
8.1.18
News

45% of teens are "online constantly" and don't think that's a bad thing

But they’re no longer using Facebook as much.
Jack Sunnucks
6.5.18
Think Pieces

teens are live-streaming their suicides at an alarming rate

And Silicon Valley executives need to step up.
Erica Euse
7.12.17
News

researchers have discovered which social media platform is the worst for your mental health

It’s official, Instagram is making you feel terrible.
Wendy Syfret
5.22.17
Instagram

does anyone remember what it was like to be bored?

As a kid, being painstakingly bored was a common predicament. Yet as the internet becomes more ubiquitous, we’ve been reprogrammed to absorb information 24/7. What are we missing out on when our attention spans last only until the next notification...
Felicity Kinsella
7.20.16
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