Amazingly, Facebook has published a post weighing whether it’s good or bad for you.
It points to a study in the American Journal of Epidemiology showing that passive Facebook users (who lurk and click links) report worsening mental health. It also cites research published in the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication showing that engaged users (who interact with others) have improved well-being.
TL;DR: Facebook says you should use it more actively to be happy. There are two ways to read that. Either Mark Zuckerberg is looking to gin up activity, or he’s starting to care about the impact his product is having on its users.
Here’s how a Twitter engineer says it will break in the coming weeks
One insider says the company’s current staffing isn’t able to sustain the platform.
Technology that lets us “speak” to our dead relatives has arrived. Are we ready?
Digital clones of the people we love could forever change how we grieve.
How to befriend a crow
I watched a bunch of crows on TikTok and now I'm trying to connect with some local birds.
Starlink signals can be reverse-engineered to work like GPS—whether SpaceX likes it or not
Elon said no thanks to using his mega-constellation for navigation. Researchers went ahead anyway.
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