[First published on 24 February 2019. Edited a lot.]
A lot has been written on this, but here’s a piece by Nancy Jo Sales in Vanity Fair in 2015, : Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”. Basically the plague of smartphone and social media usage has reached such a prevalence, and it has infected its willing victims to such a degree, that many young women don’t have orgasms and many young men can’t get erections. But boy, can they pick their smartphones.