Is our culture becoming more narcissistic? Mobile dating went mainstream about five years ago; by it was overtaking online dating. At the same time, the younger generation of men and women are more likely to encounter narcissists - those without empathy - at an alarming rate in their daily lives. Here are three ways in which we encounter narcissism in the digital age and self-care tips to keep you safe. The younger generation is growing up at an exciting yet terrifying time: a time when connections can be made instantaneously, yet meaningful connections are becoming harder and harder to find.