You’ve probably come across research findings explaining how social networks make us lonely, but none of them would be as beautifully crafted as this animated clip by motion designer Shimi Cohen in Tel Aviv.
Shimi draws inspiration from Sherry Turkle’s book Alone Together, in which the author discusses how new technologies are affecting the younger generation. The excellent use of motion graphics combined with relevant psychological insights make this video a must-watch.
Is social media making us lonely? Or has it helped us connect better and opened new lines of communication? Do the pros outweigh the cons? Share your views in the comments below.