I’ve held a couple of social media-centric positions, and in my current job I spend a part of each day monitoring Twitter. When a major, usually tragic, news story breaks, I tend to hear about it on Twitter before any other media source, and along with the scant details of the emerging story there’s usually an annoying hashtag that people jump onto to “show support” for the victims. 1,224 more words
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By Sriya Chadalavada
In April of 2014, over 200 girls were kidnapped by Boko Haram, an terrorist Islamic Jihadist group, from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria. 417 more words
Does Technology Breed Apathy and Inaction 'distracted and addicted to viral hype, we're inundated with information'
Technology is everywhere and its changed the way we live our lives, near enough down to every last detail.
We don’t need maps, TomTom will do it; we don’t need to leave the sofa to eat, a few clicks and just-eat.co.uk. 679 more words