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This Video Will Have You Completely Rethink How You Conduct Yourself Online And In Person (Video)

This Video Will Have You Completely Rethink How You Conduct Yourself Online And In Person (Video)
World• Robert Gordon • We, as human beings, think that through social networks, we’ve somehow become more social creatures. The problem with this theory is, the more we “connect” online, the less actual human interactions we have, making us actually fairly unsocial. A new video breaks down exactly how the social aspects of human beings have evolved and transformed, showing how we’ve regressed from a social standpoint. Shimi Cohen shows exactly what’s wrong with our social structure now, and how we manipulate how we want to be presented to peers, family members, and potential mates on social media, rather than having vulnerable and genuine conversations in real time. Check out this video below, and take a moment to truly assess how you conduct yourself, both online and in person. Top Photo by Brittny Moore

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Loneliness Is The Most Common Ailment In The World - And Technology Is Partly To Blame Not only does our addiction to technology affect our stress-levels and lead to back pain, but it is also causing loneliness and low self-esteem. At least that's the message from Shimi Cohen's video 'The Innovation of Loneliness'. Humans are social creatures, he explains, but more and more often we find ourselves substituting face-to-face interaction for social media. As a result we are becoming increasingly reliant on technology - addicted to the ability to edit our lives, pictures and thoughts - and less on each-other. Being constantly connected, but behind a screen has worrying consequences. "If we are not able to be alone, we're only going to know how to be lonely," explains Shimi.

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