Popular media sources love to pigeonhole us into a generation of ‘phone addicted snowflakes’. And yes, we spend an ungodly amount of time staring at our screens, but…
According to cyberpsychologist Mary Aiken we all change our behaviour on the internet. Why do some people waste their time engaging in online harassment?
Refugee tents, dry sandwiches and utter chaos. Fyre Festival was a 21st-century version of Lord of the Flies come to life – how did so many people take the bait?
There really is an app for everything. This week, I tried the most millennial way of making friends by downloading Bumble BFF. What happened after I swiped right?
"In life, you control what you can"
The chain of events that happen at house parties are so predictable that it might be a law of nature. What do you recognise from the last party you visited?
The Dutch are known for being frugal. It used to be an aspect of my culture I’d feel ashamed of. I so vividly remember how my ex shunned me for sharing one tea bag between […]
Scrolling through hundreds of pictures on social media gives us all serious social media envy. The idea that someone else is living our dream life is…
October 17th will mark the start of Amsterdam Dance Event, and as a fan of techno music, I’d favour this over Halloween any time of the day. That’s why I’ve written a little guide with […]
In less than three months I’ll be swapping in my home country for another. It’s an exciting next step that I feel comes at exactly the right time: I’ve graduated, am not completely anchored to […]