I was having a conversation a while back with Candace at Revenge of Eve about whether we 40-ish people are at the beginning of the millennial generation or at the tail end of gen X. The years that fall into each generation depend on who's talking about it, but the birth year range 1981-1996 for … Continue reading Luddite in training?
Is there a limit to what's ok to post on social media? I'm not thinking about trolling and other such nastiness, but rather about widely broadcasting messages about being suicidal. I'm not a huge social media user, but I do spend some time on Twitter. I follow around 2500 accounts, pretty much all of which … Continue reading What goes too far on social media?
I discovered this quite a while back, but it just popped into my mind again recently. Pinterest won't let you search for the word "depression". If you try, it gives no results, just this message: "If you're in emotional distress or thinking about suicide, help is available." If you search for "depressed" or "major depression", though, … Continue reading Why can’t you search Pinterest for “depression”?