A Dad Sounds Off on the “Thank You” Seekers

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Where are the days where good deeds were their own reward? This dad wants them back and the attention seeking to end.

Shedding the Silent Shame of Sexual Abuse

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Tech guru Robert Scoble took to Facebook to shed the silent shame of sexual abuse that he suffered 40 years-ago. He did it to heal himself, but also to help other victims heal.

Dear Friends and Future Lover(s)

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Ira Israel asks you to only text when necessary and create deeper connections with the ones you love.

Online Abuse Affects Men and Women Differently

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…and this difference is key to tackling trolls.

How To Master Your Facebook News Feed

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Greg Stevens decided to sit down and fix his Facebook feed, and the result was astonishing.

Can We Auto-Correct Humanity?

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The average person spends four years of his or her life looking down at a cellphone. Prince Ea tells us why we must refuse to let technology control us.

When The One Who Got Away Found Me On Facebook

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She reached out from another lifetime, and tapped me on the shoulder through the time-travel machine that lets old flames find each other: Facebook.

6 Ways To Get Through A Breakup In The Age Of Social Media

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Modern break-ups appear to be a lot more complicated than those of past generations. As if real life weren’t hard enough, nowadays we also have to add a digital breakup.

14 Sentences That Would Not Have Made Any Sense 10 Years Ago

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4. Reblog my selfie.

Pretending to Be Humans of New York

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A prankster hits the streets of Manhattan pretending to be Humans of New York’s Brandon Stanton, and the real Stanton rolls with it by saying, “Not bad.”

Beating The Commuting Blues: Better Laugh Or You’re Gonna Cry

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Tough Commute? Mike Kasdan feels your pain. He prescribes a large dose of humor. Here’s your starter tool-kit.

Thoughts on Social Media ‘Unfriending’

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Leo Babauta explains why the act of “unfriending” can actually help your relationships, not hurt them.

‘Boyhood’ Is Not Just About A Boy

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Max Bakke examines ‘Boyhood’ and finds, there are no small parts.

A ‘Humans of New York’ Moment

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One warm winter evening on the Upper West Side, Thomas Fiffer reached out and touched a stranger’s life.

Facebook Rolls Out Gender-Neutral Family Options

Facebook offers family members new gender/gender-neutral options.

First there were new options for individuals. Now Facebook is offering new identity options for family members.

How to Spot a Narcissist on Facebook

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Facebook is a paradise for narcissists. Dr. Sylvia Gearing shows us how to spot them. Oops!—am I one?