In the 2010s, Technology Brought Us Closer Together and Threatened to Tear Us Apart

Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok, Twitter, YouTube—it's not hard to see where the Connected Era was headed

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The second decade of the 21st century was all about connectivity. Sources: Getty Images

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@joshsternberg Josh Sternberg is the former media and tech editor at Adweek.
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