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Turns Out ‘The Social Network’ Was Right About Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg’s time before Congress this week presented him as a hyper-calculating, somewhat condescending, terrifically…

Facebook Confirms It Scans Your Private Pictures and Messages

In an interview published earlier this week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg indicated that his company…

Elon Musk Joins #DeleteFacebook As Zuckerberg’s Company Fights Legal Trouble

Earlier this month, a whistleblower revealed that Facebook’s information center was compromised in a huge…

Facebook Will Show You What Russian Propaganda You’ve Liked and Followed

At this point, it’s pretty much common knowledge that Russian operatives used Facebook to influence…

5 Questions to Ask Before Posting To Social Media

I was a freshman in college when Facebook came out and I distinctly remember thinking,…

Former Facebook President Says Creators Intentionally “Exploited” Human Psychology

In a recent interview with Axios co-founder Mike Allen, former Facebook president Sean Parker alleges…

Facebook Exec: ‘We Definitely Don’t Want to Be the Arbiter of the Truth’

We live in a weird time where people talk about lies as “fake news” or…

Facebook, Politics and Christianity

My cursor hovered on the “write a comment” section. I really hate Facebook debates. But…

Mark Zuckerberg Is Finally Getting a Degree

It looks like Harvard dropout Mark Zuckerberg will be getting a degree after all. The…

A Guide to Debating Online (Without Losing Friends)

Another day, another Facebook debate. It’s all too common. You’re scrolling through your feed and…

What Oversharing on Facebook Says About You

A 2014 study suggested “oversharing” on Facebook may be an indicator of loneliness. Although the…

How to Keep Your Smartphone From Running Your Life

When I looked at my phone this morning, I had a few notifications asking for…

Behind Our Culture’s Marriage Obsession

There’s been a lot of talk about marriage lately—from reality TV shows like The Bachelor…

How Social Media Made Me a Better Person

You often hear about the dangers of social media, including: narcissism, wasted time, envy of…

Beyond Image Control

The people who have it all together are the very people we don’t relate to, envy or even resent. So why do we spend so much time editing photos, carefully constructing bios and perfecting our profile to be exactly what we want others to see? And what would happen if we didn’t?

Party Foul

My friend Drew said the only thing worse than watching the political debates is looking…

The Irony of Our “Accessibility”

Columnist Will Anderson writes about a conversation he had with two homeless men that caused him to consider true accessibility versus the “accessibility” of social networks like Twitter and Facebook.

Jesus Is Not an Online Boyfriend

Kurt Willems on why spiritual tweets and posts are no substitute for an offline relationship with God.

I Facebook Creep (and So Do You)

Amanda Salmon explores the motivations for keeping tabs on former friends or lovers and how to quit creeping.

Time for a Pintervention

Allison Harrell reflects on her Pinterest addiction, and why is stirs both creativity and insecurity.

A New Year—Without Facebook

D.L. Mayfield explains her resolution for 2012: to get off of Facebook.

The Selfish Network

David Wenell writes about how our networking can often be an objectification of people as a means to an end.

The Care and Keeping of (Facebook) Friends

Kent Woodyard write for RELEVANT about the nature of social media friendships and how we can be more intentional in our online and in-person relationships.

Why Social Media Is Good for Us

Caleb Gardner writes a tech blog for RELEVANT about how social media and Facebook can actually help Christians communicate with each other and with God.

Short Attention Span Faith

Brett McCracken considers the fallout from our constant connection to technology and wonders what it’s doing to our relationship with God.