πŸ“‘ MIT asked teenagers what adults are missing about technology. This was the best response.

Bookmarked We asked teenagers what adults are missing about technology. This was the best response. (MIT Technology Review)

But teens don’t use social media just for the social connections and networks. It goes deeper. Social-media platforms are among our only chances to create and shape our sense of self. Social media makes us feel seen. In our Instagram β€œbiographies,” we curate a line of emojis that feature our passions: skiing, art, debate, racing. We post our greatest achievements and celebrations. We create fake β€œfinsta” accounts to share our daily moments and vulnerabilities with close friends. We find our niche communities of YouTubers.

Taylor Fang provides a perspective of teen use of technology. As always, it’s complicated.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *