Social media is anything but social

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I now have no social media accounts and it feels brilliant.

Social media is anything but social. It is a very easy way of large technology companies gathering a large amount of data about everyone who uses their platform, re-packaging that information and selling it on to the highest bidder.

This poem by Gary Turk has exposed the flaws of social media for years yet many people, despite its millions of views, remain unware.






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