Tag Archives: social

Create a Social Newsletter with FlashIssue

FlashIssue is one of the Web 2.0 tools I found for curating your blog and other online articles easily into a social newsletter.  FlashIssue is a Web 2.0 application that lets teachers and students quickly and effectively use their blog … Continue reading

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Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives

The Common Sense Media’s Program for the Study of Children and Media recently published a research report entitled, Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives. The report is based on a nationally representative, probability-based sample of 1,030 … Continue reading

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Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread

Kristen Purcell, associate director of Research at the Pew Internet Project, gave an interesting presentation, “Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread: How Information Today is Woven Into Our Lives,” at the annual Radiodays Europe conference in Barcelona, Spain … Continue reading

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Social Media in Education

Social media is growing by leaps and bounds. Many colleges and universities in the United States are now embracing social media on their campuses. The infographic “Pros and Cons of Social Media in Education” shown below is an excellent infographic … Continue reading

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How College Professors Use Facebook

We all know that Facebook is the most popular social networking site in the world. It is also a known fact that students are obsessed about Facebook. While academia has long been criticized for its failure to embrace modern technology, … Continue reading

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