Opinion: ‘If it were up to me, those read receipts would be gone’

If you’re on Facebook Messenger or Apple’s iMessage, you’ve dealt with read receipts. They’re the notification that pops up below a message letting you know that the person you’re communicating with has opened and read what you’ve sent them. But why does this function even exist? The entire purpose of a messaging system is to allow for leisure in the […]

by Christian Thomson· · News