Can you imagine a world without Facebook and Instagram?


Meta made a chilling statement in its annual report: Facebook and Instagram may shut down in Europe if the company isn’t able to store and process data from the union’s users on US-based servers.

Now, this piece isn’t looking into the background of this event — or the fact Big Zuck has made this threat before.

Instead, it’s just a simple thought experiment where we imagine what the world would look like without Facebook and Instagram.

And, in my mind? It’ll be probably be something like this: