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4 Ways Social Conditioning Secretly Affects Your Behaviors and Decisions

By |2019-05-15T15:49:09+03:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We all like to think we have free will and make our own decisions in life, but in actual fact, we are programmed at an early age by social conditioning. Social conditioning is a set of rules and behavior dictated to us by society. It’s very easy to see how we as individuals can be [...]

7 Ridiculous Social Expectations We Face Today and How to Free Yourself

By |2019-04-08T21:29:00+03:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Life presents expected things in the social context. However, there are many ridiculous social expectations which can and should be ignored. Social expectations can be seen in situations like being quiet at the movies, being polite, and opening doors for others. These are seen as positive and considerate. Now, I know expectations are different according [...]

6 Must-Read Dystopian Novels That Predicted the Society We Live in Today

By |2019-03-17T16:09:31+03:00January 13th, 2019|Categories: Education & Technology, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Literature|Tags: , , , , , |

In the past, we only dreamed of fantastic things. Through various dystopian novels, we imagined ideas and technologies…some technologies that exist in our world today. Do you remember the 70s or the 80s? What about the times before? Maybe you’ve been on this earth long enough to remember as far back as the 30s and [...]

Social Media and Depression: the Link Is Closer Than You Think

By |2019-08-13T14:52:19+03:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

The connection between social media and depression is a real problem in today's society. Let's talk about its underlying causes and the ways to overcome it. In the modern world, the current debate is whether the addiction to technology is bearable or not. The status quo has shifted and the topic to be most concerned about [...]

Facebook Depression: 5 Ways Facebook Could Be Secretly Making You Feel Bad

By |2018-10-02T11:00:54+03:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Is Facebook depression real? Since social media became more popular among people, there have been studies looking into any potential side effects of long-term use. There are a lot of differing opinions on what social media can do to someone. This is becoming particularly evident now that people can be constantly connected. Many people use [...]

5 Signs of Social Media Narcissism You May Not Even Notice in Yourself

By |2018-09-26T14:48:59+03:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Social media narcissism is the newest manifestation of vanity. With over two billion Facebook users, 500 million Instagram users and 300 million Twitter users, social media is by far the most popular online activity of the century. But, with all the sharing, liking and commenting, people are getting obsessed with how others see them online. [...]

Who Are Internet Trolls in Real Life and How to Deal with Them?

By |2018-11-17T22:02:20+03:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We’re all aware of internet trolls. Those anonymous people who hide behind their keyboards and post nasty comments. But who are they in real life? More to the point, how do we deal with them? Before we go into detail about the personality types of internet trolls, let’s just quickly examine who they are likely [...]

How to Protect Your Identity from Thieves and Corporations on the Internet

By |2018-11-23T21:22:33+03:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , |

The Internet equals convenience. That said, it has many dangers, so it's necessary to know how to protect your identity. Identity thieves are becoming more sophisticated every day. They have many ways to use the information that you have stored online to access your bank accounts. So, how to protect your identity and what should [...]