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Instagram’s latest like-hiding experiment has me reassessing my social media obsession

Illustration: Lance Ulanoff


👍 or 👎?

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How I’m dealing with the loss of a playlist I’d been curating for 14 years

Image courtesy of the author


Follow my rules and thank me later

Illustration courtesy of the author


Thankfully, the company knows it

The Twitter logo is displayed on the screen of an Apple Inc. iPhone 5
The Twitter logo is displayed on the screen of an Apple Inc. iPhone 5
Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images


Netflix steals from TikTok. Instagram steals from Snapchat. Facebook and LinkedIn steal from everyone. Why is this all okay?

TikTok and Instagram logos are seen displayed on a phone screens in this photo illustration.
TikTok and Instagram logos are seen displayed on a phone screens in this photo illustration.
Photo: Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto/Getty Images


Name poop songs are a big business

Matt Farley, a TikTok creator, poses for a selfie next to a toilet in his restroom.
Matt Farley, a TikTok creator, poses for a selfie next to a toilet in his restroom.
Photo courtesy of Matt Farley


Everyone has a theory about how to become TikTok famous

Photo: Olivier Bergeron/Unsplash


Here’s how I’ll make thousands of dollars this year

Photo: Alexander Shatov/Unsplash


TECH SHORTCUTS FOR LIFE

And other things you can learn about yourself from the copious amount of data companies collect about you

Animation by Julia Moburg for Debugger

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