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An analysis of 40 studies finds that the link between social media use and both depression and anxiety among adolescents is small and inconsistent (Nathaniel Popper/New York Times)

Nathaniel Popper / New York Times: An analysis of 40 studies finds that the link between social media use and both depression and anxiety among adolescents is small and inconsistent  —  A growing number of academics are challenging assumptions about the negative effects of social media and smartphones on children.

Airbnb to tie metrics like guest safety to employee bonuses, says it has created dedicated teams to serve all "stakeholders", which include hosts and guests (Sarah E. Needleman/Wall Street Journal)

Sarah E. Needleman / Wall Street Journal: Airbnb to tie metrics like guest safety to employee bonuses, says it has created dedicated teams to serve all “stakeholders”, which include hosts and guests  —  Ahead of plans to go public, home-sharing platform emphasizes serving ‘stakeholders’ that include hosts, guests, investors, employees

Profile of Adam Mosseri, who sees Project Daisy, which will eliminate public display of Instagram Likes later this year, as a way to "depressurize the app" (Amy Chozick/New York Times)

Amy Chozick / New York Times: Profile of Adam Mosseri, who sees Project Daisy, which will eliminate public display of Instagram Likes later this year, as a way to “depressurize the app”  —  Adam Mosseri, chieftain of Instagram, wants to keep the platform a safe, special space.  That means learning from the mistakes of its parent company: Facebook.
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