To mark the start of a new month, I’ve given The Raving Gecko a much-needed makeover.
Social media permeates our everyday lives. Every smartphone and (most) contemporary devices offer a tantalisingly globalised online reality that give the illusion of connectivity and friendship. What they don’t tell you, however, is that the more you use social media, the more likely you are to feel isolated from the real world that we inhabit, a recent study suggests.
Take a walk through any city centre or landmark and you’ll undoubtedly notice an endless sea of outstretched arms attempting to capture the perfect selfie (is there such a thing?).