The founder “Vkontakte” and the Creator of the messenger Telegram Pavel Durov on his personal page in “Vkontakte” told about the reasons that prompted him to delete all friends in all social networks. The businessman is sure that all those he needs to communicate — a long time in different messengers.
According to the entrepreneur, friends in social networks — is a “phenomenon of 2010”, and to maintain such lists — “pointless and long.”
“Friends in social networks is the phenomenon of 2010, — said Durov on his page in “Vkontakte”, talking about the reasons for his step. – Maintain aging list of friends on public networks is pointless and long. Someone to read the news — clogged brain.”
Durov emphasized that “we need not be afraid to get rid of old baggage”, be it “timeless ideas”, “representations” or “place of work”. The message “liked” about 12,000 people and retweeted nearly 1,000 users of “Vkontakte”.
Of its intention to remove all friends in the social network “Vkontakte” Durov announced on March 27. Then he zeroed lists in Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.