Just like any other information technology products, online social networks (OSNs) also add to users technostress. In this paper, we use the stress-strain-outcome framework to explore how OSN technostress influences OSN users. Our findings suggest that technostress induces OSN burnout which in turn increases users intentions to adopt stricter privacy settings and to discontinue using the OSN altogether
Dhir, Milan and Midha, Vishal, "Overload, Privacy Settings, and Discontinuation: A Preliminary Study of FaceBook Users" (2014). SIGHCI 2014 Proceedings. 12.