• Have our brains just not evolved for social media?

    9 days ago - By TechRadar

    Image credit: Getty Images/Hero Images That social media is not entirely good for us shouldn't come as a great shock, but the received wisdom as to why may not tell the full story. What if the main problem with social media is not with data theft, fake news, trolling, or election interference , but a far more fundamental problem that can't be fixed with software patches or legislation? What if the problem with social media is actually its users? More specifically, what if the reason social media seems to cause so many problems is that our brains just haven't evolved to cope? That's the...
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