How Facebook’s ‘Like’ Button Hijacked Our Attention and Broke the 2010s

What began as a simple way to show appreciation online has become the social currency of the decade, and there may be no going back

Fast Company
Dec 18, 2019 · 10 min read
Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

By Christopher Zara

The change was subtle but consequential. It came with advance notice from…

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