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“What problem are you really solving by deleting your social media accounts?” – Friend of the deleted
You’ve heard the urban legends. People going off social. Many of us think we’ll walk away from social media accounts. But how many people do? Listen to a first-hand account of living your life after deleting all your social media accounts. Meet our man off-Facebook Lev Janashvili here.
And hear more about Jaron Lanier and his controversial new book, “Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now.” (Available on Amazon.com) You can learn about Jaron Lanier on Wikipedia. Access the book review on The Guardian here.
Time Magazine ran a feature called “The Real Fake News Crisis” looking into the effect of social media on our thinking. Still interested? Read The New Yorker recently wrote on our dissatisfaction with social media: “The Deliberate Awfulness of Social Media”