How Mark Zuckerberg can get Facebook “back on track.” – 71Bait

Mark Zuckerberg’s leadership puts Meta on the path to failure, says a Harvard management expert — but it’s not a lost cause. All Zuckerberg has to do is take a long vacation. That’s the proposal for Zuckerberg from Bill George, a senior fellow at Harvard Business School and former CEO of medical technology company Medtronic. … Read more

Climbers: Stairs climb out of necessity to the empty canvas for creative home design – and ohs and ahs on the internet – 71Bait

With the help of Marsha Malone of Nautique, a Brewster-based interior design firm and home furnishing store, Hooley Sheeran brought in an artist to transform the wooden staircase into a colorful space for self-expression. The artist spent three weeks painting the staircase, taking his cues from the preppy colors found inside the home and blending … Read more

BeReal and the doomed quest for online authenticity – 71Bait

on his rise BeReal – the French photo-sharing app launched in 2020 – at the coveted top spot on the App Store charts has been heralded as an antidote to social media fakery. BeReal eschews sly staging and sophisticated curation, giving users just two minutes after a prompt to submit an image with dual front … Read more

The problem with boutique colleges – 71Bait

This is an edition of The Atlantic Daily, a newsletter that guides you through the day’s biggest stories, helps you discover new ideas, and recommends the best of culture. Sign up for it here. President Joe Biden’s loan relief program will help a select group of people one day, but nothing about the college debt … Read more

Boredom, loneliness plague Ukrainian youth near the front lines – 71Bait

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Anastasiia Aleksandrova doesn’t even look up from her phone as the thunder of nearby artillery rumbles through the modest home the 12-year-old shares with her grandparents on the outskirts of Sloviansk in eastern Ukraine. With no one her age in her neighborhood and only online classes since the Russian invasionVideo games … Read more

Boredom, loneliness plague Ukrainian youth near the front lines – 71Bait

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine — Anastasiia Aleksandrova doesn’t even look up from her phone as the thunder of nearby artillery rumbles through the modest home the 12-year-old shares with her grandparents on the outskirts of Sloviansk in eastern Ukraine. With no one her age staying in her neighborhood and classes since the invasion of Russia are online-only, … Read more

Boredom, loneliness plague Ukrainian youth near the front lines – 71Bait

By JUSTIN SPIKE, Associated Press SLOVIANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Anastasiia Aleksandrova doesn’t even look up from her phone as the thunder of nearby artillery rumbles through the modest home the 12-year-old shares with her grandparents on the outskirts of Sloviansk in eastern Ukraine. With no one her age staying in her neighborhood and classes since … Read more