Man who became rich from Facebook criticizes social network for ‘destroying how society works’

"You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies."  That was the tagline for The Social Network, the film about creating Facebook, and it's only become more relevant as the social network has grown to more than 2 billion people. Those "few enemies" are former Facebook executives, people who helped build the [...]

Bring back conversation by shutting up and listening | Celeste Headlee

Face-to-face conversation reaps rich rewards, but its a dying art, says Celeste Headlee. Heres how to revive itIt seems that were talking more than ever. And its true that we have more platforms for connection and communication than ever before. But what feels like conversation is actually just talking. Conversation the exchange of ideas and [...]