(Screengrab of my results from Techland)If you’ve ever found yourself wondering how much time you’ve spent scrolling through your news feed, ‘liking’ friends’ status updates or jealously flipping through your old classmates’ vacation albums, wonder no longer: TIME has a way to find out the answer.
TIME Magazine’s Techland blog has developed a nifty little calculator to help you figure out the total time you have spent on Facebook over the period you’ve belonged to the social network. The tool has been posted ahead of the ten year anniversary of TheFacebook.com, as it was first known. That’s right, Mark Zuckerberg’s conception of the site in a Harvard dorm room took place a decade ago.
The tool works like this: You enter in the average number of minutes a day you spend on Facebook, then after authorizing the app to go through your Facebook account, runs through the timestamps of every post you’ve made to Facebook until it reaches the earliest one. It assumes that is your approximate join date, then calculates, if you spentRead More »from How much time have you wasted on Facebook? New tool has the answer