The social media digest (bumper links edition) | The Simple Pastor
Social media continues to dominate debate, shape conversations and it both broadens and narrows, unites and divides. In this post you'll find a large number of articles handily grouped together to help you navigate your way through the tricky new waters of life in a social media age. I've noticed that people tend to use technology and social media interchangeably, most likely because the tool for both is their smartphone. In this set of articles I've tried to limit it more specifically to social media - the use and sharing of content, but there may be some overlap. In a second post I'll share articles that relate to smartphones and technology more generally. On the dangers of social media To fight fake news on WhatsApp, India is turning off the internetSocial media apps are 'deliberately' addictive to usersWhat do we actually know about the risks of screen time and digital media?Beyond Snapchat: A New Breed of Dangerous Apps and Websites - parents of teens on social media in