The long term effects of “social” media
Not so social after all
“You don’t realize it, but you are being programmed”
“You don’t realize it, but you are being programmed.”
Facebook founders admit:
“The initial goal was to get people hooked.”
“We knew what we were doing.”
What the long term effects of “social” media?
Multiple, well documented significant harms.
1. Its wastes time
2. It fragments attention, permanently reducing your ability to concentrate
3. It increases feeling of isolation and promotes depression
4. It creates a steady hum of anxiety
More about the negative effects here: