Social media is broken. We need a fresh start.

We rely on the big social media monopolies more than ever to stay connected. The problem is, the way they're designed is hurting our relationships. The warnings from the experts couldn't be clearer: when we substitute too many face-to-face experiences for digitized ones, we end up more disconnected than we started.

To make it easier to spend more meaningful time with the people that matter to us--and to support all the fun, productive, and vital things that generate real human connection.

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