Why mindless scrolling through your social media feed is so appealing? It’s effortless, always accessible, and the content – inexhaustible. It’s also highly addictive and enormously time-consuming. If after spending another hour sliding your thumb along the screen, you feel […]
As a primary introvert person, I find it hard to find a safe and secure platform, I mean, a social network where I can be sure people are who they say they are, that they do not pretend to be something they are not, and do not have bad intentions.
Let’s face it, we love True Crime, and Halloween season is the perfect time for it. We watch endless hours of films and documentaries; we pour over books, magazines and newspaper articles; and, of course, we dive into the discourse […]
If you’ve read my last blog post, you’ll know that social media platforms and casinos have similar strategies to hook you. The goal is to give you quick dopamine. You know the hormone that makes you feel happy and satisfied? […]
To celebrate the month of October, I’ve got a slightly spooky one for you today. Ever felt isolated, despite your hundreds, maybe thousands of online friend and followers? Ever felt dissatisfied with likes, comments and shares, even though human interaction […]
It’s no mystery that influencers make their money from selling us things. It’s a lucrative method of advertising for companies. You’re more likely to buy a product if you know of and like the person selling it to you. Unlike […]
In the last decade we have seen the consequences of a growing disconnect between social media and real life – and the subsequent declining mental health among young adults. Add to this, that we spend a quarter of our lives […]
News about the Metaverse is everywhere: news about it changing how we work, how we shop, how we socialise. Basically, how it will change our lives. But, instead of the wave of anticipation and excitement expected from the announcement of […]
How we present ourselves online is very important to a lot of us. Our likes and followers are a big part of this. The higher the levels of engagement on what we post, the more popular we seem. The more […]
The exposure to the latest information, all the time, has caused some people to develop the psychological need to be in the know constantly.