In this entry, I will write about the use of social media by Syrians, and mainly the use of Facebook . Why is this interesting? 3,069 more words
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In today’s globally-connected world, we are social actors with individual motivations, interests, practices, values that influence how and why we use technology. Though constrained and enabled by the social institutions in which these devices are embedded, we have individual agency that both shapes those institutions and influences our adoption and use of technology.
"Neverland" or "networked publics"? : A review of "It’s complicated: The social lives of networked teens"
A few months ago, I started collecting data for my Ph.D dissertation. Since I study interpersonal and group behavior in multiplayer online games, I got quite involved in the online forums of my studied game. 965 more words