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How to Stop Doomscrolling—With Psychology

The act of doomscrolling—spinning continuously through bad news despite its disheartening and depressing effects—and social media envy, like the fear of missing out, present greater risks to your health than were previously realized.A tranche of research over the past...

The End of Infinite Data Storage Can Set You Free

In early January, Google sent an email notifying me that I’d used up 76 percent of my account’s free storage space—the 15 gigabytes shared across Gmail, Google Photos, and Google Drive. I had been vaguely aware that a storage...

Web3 Threatens to Segregate Our Online Lives

In February, shit hit the fan in the usual way: An old tweet resurfaced. Brantly Millegan, director of operations at Ethereum Name Service (ENS), a web3 business, had written the following in May 2016: “Homosexual acts are evil. Transgenderism...

The Metaverse Land Rush Is an Illusion

In the future, luxury brands may have storefronts in virtual worlds where users can browse their shops as though they’re walking through a real store. But between buggy software, a minimal user base, and a system that allows users...

I Used Facebook Without the Algorithm, and You Can Too

Facebook is broken, says whistleblower Frances Haugen, who worked on the company’s civic integrity team. In testimony before Congress and in the media, Haugen has argued that the social giant’s algorithms contribute to maladies that range from teen mental...

Social Media Helped These Chefs Branch Out of the Kitchen

Based in a town of retirees, Raposo’s business tapered off as her customers feared contracting Covid-19. "I spent every day sleeping in trying to avoid going into work as long as possible because I was so burnt out," she...
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