psychology

What Would Happen If Mark Zuckerberg Deleted All of Facebook?

What Would Happen If Mark Zuckerberg Deleted All of Facebook?

Mark Zuckerberg fucking loves Facebook. He thinks it’s great. Were someone to tell him it sucked — using phrases like “surveillance capitalism,” “passive radicalisation,” “kind of a boring place” — he would probably disagree with them, maybe even strongly. For that reason, and many others, it seems unlikely that Zuck…

How Can I Live a More Phone-Free Life?

How Can I Live a More Phone-Free Life?

It is the rare person who — logging off after a long day’s scrolling — thinks, “I need much more of that in my life.” Because the thing about the internet is, it’s awful. Even the good parts suck, because the good parts are swirled in with the bad —…

Do Dogs Forget Their People?

Let’s say your long-term relationship totally implodes. Browsing for a new apartment, or a therapist, you hear your dog bark in the other room ” and realise, with a start, that it isn’t actually your dog. Once you’re all moved out, the dog will be out of your life, too….