Category: social media

Unknown search terms: How did you get here?

  Everything these days seems to be either about personalization or psychometric profiling. I suppose that by now you have heard about the little problem that Facebook has been having the past few weeks.   Apparently, according to the news media companies, voter-profiling company Cambridge Analytica harvested private data […]

For kicks: Call me Ruby

  Have you done a Buzzfeed or Facebook quiz lately?  know that the majority of those online quizzes are silly, non-scientific adventures that are meant to sell you something or get your information for a marketing database.  I know that and as a psychologist I am not offended […]

What’s your self portrait?

This week has been excruciatingly hard and long and somewhat depressing. I have seen and heard the fear that two other people have in regards to their future and longevity.  I needed a distraction. These days, distractions come in the form of social media, exercise, just watching the […]