The Guardian

Why are millennials and Gen Z turning to Instagram as a news source?

Young people are getting information about protests, police actions and stay-at-home orders from their social media feeds – but the trend isn’t harmless.

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The Pandemic and the Influencer: Will the Lifestyle Survive Coronavirus?

2020 should have been the year for influencers to get their followers’ desires for ‘realness’ – now they’re just trying to survive the economic downturn.

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We're Embracing Tech During the Lockdown - But Can it Replace the Classroom?

Families are using technology to keep things ‘normal’ during the pandemic but questions remain about what remote learning can teach us.

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Confined in Rental Apartments, Millennials Decorate Virtual Homes

Interior design apps are on the rise as homeownership rates among people under 35 have fallen by 20% in the last decade.

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AI in the Adult Industry: Porn May Soon Feature People Who Don't Exist

Porn has often driven technological innovation, but research into deepfakes raises questions about its potential misuses.

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What's Causing Women to Join the NoFap Movement?

A Reddit forum dedicated to abstaining from masturbation has over 450,000 members – and about 5% of them are female.

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Who is paying $30 for 'gamer girl' Belle Delphine's bath water?

Belle Delphine, the social media star and so-called “gamer girl”, made headlines this week for selling her used bath water online. I spoke to Delphine and her followers to find out who's buying.

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