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From Business Insider: Instagram and Snapchat were ranked the worst apps for children’s mental health

From Business Insider: Instagram and Snapchat were ranked the worst apps for children's mental health

Instagram and Snapchat are the social media platforms that have the worst impact on children’s mental health, according to a study published by Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) and the Young Health Movement (YHM).

The report — released on Friday and titled #StatusOfMind — examined the positive and negative effects of social media on young people’s health. It is based on responses from 1,500 young people (aged 14-24) from across the UK.

Children were asked to score how each of the social media platforms they use impacts upon 14 health and wellbeing-related issues, which were identified by experts as the most significant.

The study found… [click here to read the entire article]

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Ex-employee sues Snapchat, alleges it misled investors: Hollywood Reporter | Reuters

A former employee has dragged Snapchat to court accusing the messaging app of misleading investors and trading partners to drive up its initial public offering…

Source: Ex-employee sues Snapchat, alleges it misled investors: Hollywood Reporter | Reuters

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Facebook breaks Messenger away from its main social networking platform

Facebook breaks Messenger away from its main social networking platform

If you are one of those people who is absolutely not interested in setting up a Facebook account, even though many of your family and friends have unsuccessfully tried to goad you into doing so, but you would like to be able to chat with people who cannot seem to live without Facebook then you are in luck. Continue Reading →

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Social Media Site: Soup

If you like Tumblr, you’ll most likely be comfortable with Soup.

This social media, visual blogging site is based out of Vienna, Austria, and its managing director is Christopher Clay.

You can post images and videos and link to their source, whether it be your other blog/web site, YouTube or another site.

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