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Digital crack

Just like drugs or their pharmaceutical equivalents, apps sometimes first start as being useful but given how they are designed, they often times end up creating a dependency or addiction.

The day the free platforms shut down

One day you will wake up and find that your favorite social media and blogging platforms have shut down, disappearing with the online community of fans and followers that you built. What happens then?

Technologies that keep you addicted

Social media has a tendency of being addictive. As such, shouldn't it be regulated in the same manner that tobacco companies are regulated?

A turning point in social media

Removing the ‘like’ counter from Instagram may be a good thing for the everyday user - they may focus on the social community aspect of social media instead of the competitive need for more ‘likes.

CDN issue possible cause of Facebook outage

For approximately 12 hours, Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram were experiencing problems on 3 July 2019. Although Facebook hasn't confirmed, it appears this was caused by a CDN issue.

Influencer failed to sell 36 t-shirts

An Instagram influencer with over 2 million followers named Arii failed to sell 36 t-shirts to kick-start her online clothing brand. A great lesson that vanity metrics don't count in business.

Protect yourself from social media

Many adults view social media as harmful to their mental health, here are six ways you can protect your mental health from social media's bad effects.