Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony in Congress topped public concern to growing influence and possible hazard of social media. The questioning entailed a massive amount of criticism and memes. The socio-political impact of social media is far from a new subject. Probably the most important and controversial topic among the sub-categories may be echo chamber effect. It is […]Read more "Blogpost3: SM entraps you in extremism or frees from it?"
So what’s the difference between soul food and southern food? The two are often used interchangeably, but one has a lot more cultural weight than the other. Send article as PDFRead more "What’s the difference between soul food and southern food?"
Understanding emerging tech is hard sometimes. Let’s walk through it together. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9m4OLUEO2X8 Send article as PDFRead more "What the F*** is IoT?"
Apple’s release of the iPhoneX has been the most eagerly anticipated iPhone yet due to its new features. Some brand new features include Face Id, a sleeker design, and the removal of the home button. Being that Apple is one of the most valued and trusted brands; it is inevitable that the release of a […]Read more "The iPhone X: the worst best iPhone yet"
The U.S. Open is one of the most important events in tennis. It is one of four “grand slams” in a year-long competition of tournaments and it generates hype from even the most casual fans. Every major sports event draws attention on social media, especially on twitter where people are able to engage in a […]Read more "The Buzz Around The #USOpen Finals"
Buzzfeed Nifty Channel Case Study from Alexis Scott Send article as PDFRead more "NH Buzzfeed “Nifty” Channel Study"
Social media is, in part, a medium that enables people to connect with others. The word “connect” does not necessarily have a positive connotation. Rather, it means that people who did not previously have access to talk with each other have the ability to do so through social media. The nature of that conversation, whether […]Read more "Social media for better or for worse"
Older generations quickly jump to conclusions that we (as in millennials) are addicted to social media. "Millennials are addicted to social media because they need gratification" No Susan, I need these dank ass memes — Vibes⭐️ (@lunarcradle) September 11, 2017 If you're reading this…go plug up your phone in the living room! #busted #millennials #addicted […]Read more "The Magnetic Force That Is Social Media"
By Sarah Minkewicz Part 1 When I first started the semester I had a total of 132 followers. Now I have over 200, currently 208. I was really surprised by my Klout score. It reached the highest at 54.49 on April 17 and has stayed consistently a little over 50 points for the past two […]Read more "Taking a social media class upped my twitter game"
I’ve been a Twitter user for about seven years. Goodness, that’s a long time. I started using it to vent, literally vent about college life, boys and more boys. Originally my name was @newyork_6 or something like that;lame, I know. But my best friend came up with a better name that suited me, my voice and my […]Read more "Get a load of OpinionatedRay!"