College students who go off Facebook for a week consume less news and report being less depressed
When users stop getting news from Facebook, they don't necessarily start getting it somewhere else.
Dr. Cameron Sepah 🤴🏻 🧝🏻♂️ 🧙🏻♂️ 🤵
Students randomly assigned to quit Facebook for a week (who were using 1.9h/day) reported more healthy behavior (ate out less, made fewer impulse purchases, were more efficient with time, etc.) and reported feeling significantly less depressed.