Jennifer Corr


Picture this: it’s seven in the morning and the first thing you do is send a message to thirty people on Snapchat so that you don’t lose your streaks. Sounds familiar? Well, you are not alone. According to Snap Inc, most of its 158 million users open the app 18 times a day. People enjoy Snapchat for its ability to peek into a friend’s life and use those silly dog filters…on their dog. However, there is an underlying reason why people are hooked onto social media platforms like Snapchat. Social media networks are at war to capture our attention for a long as possible to make a few extra bucks, and they will do anything to get it. In 2014, organization Time Well Spent formed with the help of tech insiders and CEOs. Its ultimate goal is to create and encourage technology and social media networks to promote good habits…