Pascal Forget

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Pascal Forget

281 days ago

it’s hard to feel entirely sympathetic for the people who built huge followings with videos like “Sweater Pill Hacks” and “Tinder Girl Gets High Off Fake Weed,”

Facebook’s Other Critics: Its Viral Stars

nytimes.com

Pascal Forget

288 days ago

I use Facebook more to broadcast my ego than interact with real humans. And I suspect that most of us are in a similar situation.

#deletefacebook

techcrunch.com

Pascal Forget

299 days ago

Sometimes I look at my phone and it disgusts me. It’s like cleaning up empties the next morning after a night of partying, or the revulsion you might feel about pornography still playing on your computer seconds after finishing the deed. Who was I being?

My Candid Conversations with Extremely Online Folks Who Suffer From Internet Broken Brain

esquire.com

Pascal Forget

334 days ago

Can you handle the retail madness of an American mall?

bloomberg.com

Pascal Forget

345 days ago

Secrets de croisières.

9 Things I Never Knew About Cruises Until I Ran the World’s Largest Ship

bloomberg.com

Pascal Forget

353 days ago

The Follower Factory

nytimes.com

Pascal Forget

362 days ago

That the offers are so widespread suggests that there is a market for such arrangements

These are the people paying journalists to promote brands in articles

theoutline.com

Pascal Forget

363 days ago

Informatif et drôle.

Financement participatif : Muzo, un gadget anti-bruit qui ne fonctionne pas

sciencesetavenir.fr

Pascal Forget

389 days ago

Because Apple was not transparent, it’s natural for people to suspect it of deliberately crippling their devices to get them to buy new ones.

Is Apple Slowing Down Old iPhones? Questions and Answers

nytimes.com

Pascal Forget

441 days ago

Maybe you just want to feel productive

How to Feel Productive Without Being Productive

lifehacker.com

Pascal Forget

476 days ago

« vous surfez jusqu’à ce que vous trouviez la conclusion que vous attendiez »

Les experts, à quoi bon?

sciencepresse.qc.ca

Pascal Forget

476 days ago

You can change your alphanumeric password. Changing your face, on the other hand, is significantly more difficult.

I'll never use Apple's Face ID

mashable.com

Pascal Forget

510 days ago

L'art de faire semblant d'être naturel et spontané. #influenceur #instagram #plandid

Understanding plandids — the under-the-radar pose that’s taking over Instagram

mic.com

Pascal Forget

515 days ago

Pourquoi se contenter d'acheter des faux fans en ligne?

An app paid me $10 to wait in line and then party at Samsung's NYC space

mashable.com

Pascal Forget

515 days ago

Pourquoi se contenter d'acheter des fans en ligne quan

An app paid me $10 to wait in line and then party at Samsung's NYC space

mashable.com

Pascal Forget

516 days ago

“Influencer” is the catch-all term, a descriptor that is either highly covetable or dripping with irony, depending on who you talk to.

How Instagram Is Eating Dining

fastcompany.com

Pascal Forget

529 days ago

The majority of their followers, likes, and comments are all paid for.

Here's how to scam your way into becoming an Instagram influencer

mashable.com

Pascal Forget

533 days ago

« Avant, je payais pour vendre du rêve. Maintenant, tu m’aides à maintenir la cadence presque gratuitement. »

Lettre de Mark Eting à la gent féminine

voir.ca

Pascal Forget

534 days ago

as long as you’re tracking the reality of your behavior, there’s no way you’ll do it every day.

Where Personal Breakthroughs Really Come From

raptitude.com

Pascal Forget

537 days ago

Turn Off Your Push Notifications. All of Them

wired.com

Pascal Forget

552 days ago

The big loser here is the listener. He’s increasingly having to dodge spammers and imposters to find his favorite artists, and then slogging through endless albums once he does.

The Streaming Problem: How Spammers, Superstars, and Tech Giants Gamed the Music Industry

vulture.com

Pascal Forget

577 days ago

The more you let engagement metrics drive editorial, the more your site will look like a Taboola widget.

The Like Button Ruined the Internet

theatlantic.com

Pascal Forget

589 days ago

Simply by existing, we’re all humiliating ourselves all the time.

Just Give It 7 Seconds

jezebel.com

Pascal Forget

589 days ago

" It’s not that I resent the woman at the gym who can’t go 10 minutes without checking her messages. I resent that I am becoming that person at the gym who can’t go 10 minutes without checking his messages. "

Smartphones Are the New Cigarettes

markmanson.net

Pascal Forget

600 days ago

« Pourquoi maman n’avait pas réalisé qu’elle était avec un gratte poche avant de se reproduire? »

Nous sommes encerclés d'épais — URBANIA

urbania.ca

Pascal Forget

607 days ago

The average time that users spend on Facebook is nearing an hour. That’s more than any other leisure activity surveyed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, with the exception of watching television programs and movies (an average per day of 2.8 hours).

Facebook Has 50 Minutes of Your Time Each Day. It Wants More.

nytimes.com

Pascal Forget

608 days ago

« The diet industry is built on the bank accounts of people who want there to be some "third way" that doesn't involve eating less or moving around more. »

Britain Is in Complete Denial About Its Obesity Problem

vice.com

Pascal Forget

611 days ago

We forget that what we have is more than what we need. Obscenely more

A Day in the Future

raptitude.com

Pascal Forget

612 days ago

They know how your mind works better than you do

How Billionaires Stole My Mind

raptitude.com

Pascal Forget

618 days ago

“People will come to love their oppression, to adore the technologies that undo their capacities to think.”

Are We Having Too Much Fun?

theatlantic.com

Pascal Forget

628 days ago

This is about how gurus abuse survivorship bias to sell you dreams while profiteering.

Don’t let gurus sell you on survivorship bias

sjo.com

Pascal Forget

628 days ago

Our society is a hellish wasteland and I am dying inside.

the three hot trends in Silicon Valley horseshit

medium.com

Pascal Forget

654 days ago

In The Rules, women are advised to pretend they don’t like men that they’re actually interested in. They’re told to make him call her multiple times and to pretend to be unimpressed with him at all times.

The Dismal State of Flirting in English-Speaking Cultures

markmanson.net

Pascal Forget

654 days ago

#USA

10 Things Most Americans Don’t Know About America

markmanson.net

Pascal Forget

667 days ago

The biggest threat facing middle-age men isn’t smoking or obesity. It’s loneliness.

bostonglobe.com

Pascal Forget

674 days ago

... annoying statuses typically reek of one or more of these five motivations:

1) Image Crafting.
2) Narcissism.
3) Attention Craving.
4) Jealousy Inducing.
5) Loneliness.

7 Ways to Be Insufferable on Facebook

waitbutwhy.com

Pascal Forget

676 days ago

Arrêter la boucle ludique, c'est magique pour retrouver sa productivité.

Use the "Stopping Rule" To Break Your Social Media Loop

lifehacker.com

Pascal Forget

681 days ago

J'ai passé la semaine à lire des articles sur la productivité. Voici ce que j'ai appris.

naimahassert.com

Pascal Forget

685 days ago

Combien de fois ai-je quitté une conversation sur les médias sociaux parce que, bon, voilà, je suis un « mascu », que si j’avance une hypothèse, je donne systématiquement dans le mansplaining.

Mythologie du chroniqueur: la chronique comme sport de combat

voir.ca

Pascal Forget

688 days ago

Nothing leaves a mark. Today’s texts and images may look like real carvings – but in the end they are erasable, only a temporary blockage of all-invasive light.

The future of loneliness

theguardian.com

Pascal Forget

688 days ago

Entre une vérité désagréable ou une agréable fausseté...

The internet, in the end, was not designed to give people the information they need. It gives people the information they want.

Everything Is Fucked and I’m Pretty Sure It’s the Internet’s Fault

markmanson.net

Pascal Forget

691 days ago

« Sur son site Internet, Sainte-Brigitte continue d'inviter les citoyens à s'y installer en se vantant d'être à 25 minutes du centre-ville de Québec.

Et quand ce n'est plus possible en 25 minutes, elle demande de nouvelles routes. Ainsi tourne la spirale infernale de l'étalement urbain, encouragée par l'élargissement des autoroutes et les troisièmes liens. »

Sale temps pour le bon sens

lapresse.ca

Pascal Forget

691 days ago

We don’t take our other valuables with us when we travel—we leave the important stuff at home, or in a safe place. But Facebook and Google don’t give us similar control over our valuable data. With these online services, it’s all or nothing.

Social Media Needs A Travel Mode

idlewords.com

Pascal Forget

696 days ago

Les médias sociaux, armes de distraction massive...

The Chinese government had decided that the ability to distract was one of the most powerful features of social media.

Distraction Is Actually Ruining This Country

backchannel.com

Pascal Forget

717 days ago

If you want to reclaim time for things that matter, think beyond notifications. Consider the apps and websites that passively fragment your attention, even when they don’t actively steal your focus.

Distractions are a Nuisance, but Infinity Pools are the Real Problem

medium.com

Pascal Forget

719 days ago

Une fausse nouvelle peut rapporter gros.

From Headline to Photograph, a Fake News Masterpiece

nytimes.com

Pascal Forget

729 days ago

Will Mark Zuckerberg Be Our Next President?

vanityfair.com

Pascal Forget

729 days ago

Obama Team Gives Trump Advice: White House Survival Guide

time.com

Pascal Forget

733 days ago

Foule, stress, embouteillages... Osons dire que le CES est un cauchemar !

tempsreel.nouvelobs.com

Pascal Forget

739 days ago

10 Times When Less Is More

jamesaltucher.com

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