Early Instagram employee: The app is like ‘a drug that doesn’t get us high anymore’

The day after she learned that Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger were abruptly leaving the company, Bailey Richardson decided the time had come.

Like almost 70 percent of Americans who’ve ever ditched or taken a break from social media (according to Pew Research Center data) she’d become disillusioned with Instagram -- the posing, the status seeking, and her own general lack of feeling good when using it. Writing to her 20,000 followers on the service in one final...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Instagram [+]    Bailey Richardson [+]    Americans [+]    Pew Research Center [+]   

More #news: