Quitting Instagram: She’s one of the millions disillusioned with social media. But she also helped create it. (Washington Post)

Washington Post: Quitting Instagram: She’s one of the millions disillusioned with social media. But she also helped create it.. “… [Bailey] Richardson isn’t a bystander reckoning with the ills of technology: She was one of the 13 original employees working at Instagram in 2012 when Facebook bought the viral photo-sharing app for $1 billion. She and four others from that small group now say the sense of intimacy, artistry and discovery that defined early Instagram and led to its success has given way to a celebrity-driven marketplace that is engineered to sap users’ time and attention at the cost of their well-being.”

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