Take a digital diet for Christmas
As we wind down into the two-week festive season, many are looking forward to taking a break from the relentless emails, messages and notifications that clog up our lives. Rob McCargow at PwC says the traditional diet can wait until January – he’s taking a digital diet for Christmas.
Facebook: depression is your fault
After searing criticism from high-profile former execs about its effect on the human condition, Facebook has acknowledged for the first time that social media can harm the mental health of its users. But it absolves itself of responsibility by essentially blaming people for using social tools in the wrong way. Julian Blake reports. (more…)
Zinc hits start for women’s mental health
Zinc, the new London innovation initiative building tech-for-good ventures from the bottom up, launches its much-anticipated programme this week, with its first 55 entrepreneurs addressing the challenge of women’s mental and emotional health. Julian Blake reports. (more…)