instagram are creating a new ‘safe space’ for your close friends
And it all sounds a bit dystopian.
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.
the storming of area 51 will be livestreamed
Welcome to the future.
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.
post ‘game of thrones’, maisie williams turns app developer to create an online safe space for creatives
A girl has no follower count.
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.
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.
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.
45% of teens are "online constantly" and don't think that's a bad thing
But they’re no longer using Facebook as much.
teens are live-streaming their suicides at an alarming rate
And Silicon Valley executives need to step up.
researchers have discovered which social media platform is the worst for your mental health
It’s official, Instagram is making you feel terrible.
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...