Facebook, Twitter are designed to act like ‘behavioral cocaine’

Silicon Valley insiders tell the BBC about social media's deliberate addictive qualities. Social media companies work hard to get us addicted to their services, Silicon Valley insiders have reportedly revealed. Features such as infinite scroll and Likes keep people looking at their phones for longer than necessary and feed on their insecurities, they told the BBC's … Continue reading Facebook, Twitter are designed to act like ‘behavioral cocaine’