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Millennials in the age of narcissism
The media use of youngsters. Surviving in a 24/7 media shock and awe – distracted by everything
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How to Survive the College Admissions Madness

How to Survive the College Admissions Madness | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
The obsession with elite colleges distorts reality, hurts kids and perverts education.
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The nature of a student’s college experience — the work that he or she puts into it, the self-examination that’s undertaken, the resourcefulness that’s honed — matters more than the name of the institution attended. In fact students at institutions with less hallowed names sometimes demand more of those places and of themselves. Freed from a focus on the packaging of their education, they get to the meat of it.

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The truly personal computer

The truly personal computer | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
THE Ood are an odd bunch. Among the more enigmatic of the aliens regularly encountered in “Doctor Who”, a television series about a traveller in time and space,...
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The world is becoming more fluid.

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Social Media and Relationships - Daily Sundial

Social Media and Relationships - Daily Sundial | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
It’s not truly official–until it is Facebook official. New couples connected with the Facebook world can't wait to announce their courtship publicly. Social media is a great way to catc...
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Millennials: A New Approach to Handling Money - Newsweek

Newsweek Millennials: A New Approach to Handling Money Newsweek Back then, they were solely digital consumers. ...
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Television And The Internet: An Analysis Of The Evolving Market For Television ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Television And The Internet: An Analysis Of The Evolving Market For Television ... - Seeking Alpha (registration) | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
In recent years, the internet has grown steadily in the number of its users and the quantity of its content.
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Social media without grassroots action not enough for a winning campaign - The Guardian

Social media without grassroots action not enough for a winning campaign - The Guardian | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
We asked, you answered. As part of our Students Speak series, students share their thoughts on the role of social media in campaigning for change
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Report: Teen girls most likely to be cyberbullied - WTHI

Report: Teen girls most likely to be cyberbullied - WTHI | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Teenage girls are most likely to be the victims of cyberbullying, according to a new report by the Indiana Youth Institute. The report found…
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Are children staring at too many screens? - wwlp.com

Are children staring at too many screens? - wwlp.com | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
For many children and teenagers, electronics are a way of life. Whether it’s a phone or a video game, they spend a lot of time staring at sc…
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The digital black hole: will it delete your memories?

The digital black hole: will it delete your memories? | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Google’s vice-president Vint Cerf has warned that all digitally stored information could be wiped out by tech upgrades, putting the sum total of human knowledge under threat.
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Tweeting, texting, Instagraming: About my generation

Tweeting, texting, Instagraming: About my generation | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Elliott Gould, 25, knows what it’s like to have employers and others view him through the stereotypes associated with his generation.
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Cultural Institutions & Modern Education - Alchemy Smartbinder

Cultural Institutions & Modern Education - Alchemy Smartbinder | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Innovation in Education and the Role of Cultural Institutions A recent article posted on Te@chThought asked a very pertinent question: Where is the innovation in education coming from?
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Generation Z: Born in the digital age

Generation Z: Born in the digital age | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Facebook? Of course. Books? Definitely not. Video games? For sure. Sport? No way. Speed? Yes. Patience? Not so much. This,…
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Setting a Cultural Stage for Social Impact

Setting a Cultural Stage for Social Impact | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
They use their art to create avenues for political and social framing, empathy and change, or direct action. And they set a cultural stage for social impact through reflection, participation, humanity, and wonder.
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Social Media Update 2014

Social Media Update 2014 | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
While Facebook remains the most popular social media site, other platforms — like LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter — saw higher rates of growth over the past year. In 2014, 52% of online adults used two or more social media sites, up from 42% in 2013.
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As Republicans Concede, F.C.C. Is Expected to Enforce Net Neutrality

As Republicans Concede, F.C.C. Is Expected to Enforce Net Neutrality | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
The Senate Commerce Committee chairman all but surrendered on efforts in Congress to overturn expected rules, likely to be approved on Thursday, meant to protect an open Internet.
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On African mobile phones there’s social networking, and then there’s everything else

On African mobile phones there’s social networking, and then there’s everything else | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Social > Search.
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Infographic: Social Media Networking Site Cheat Sheet

Infographic: Social Media Networking Site Cheat Sheet | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Do you know your Twitter from your Facebook? Your Google+ from your Tumblr? Designed for small businesses, the "cheat sheet" below might still be useful to
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Generation Z: Born in the digital age

Generation Z: Born in the digital age | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
This, in a nutshell, is the life of the "Generation Z" -- independent, stubborn, pragmatic and always in a rush. This is a generation that wants to create their own company -- between 50 percent and 72 percent want to run their own start-up.
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The Cultural Impact of Kanye West

The Cultural Impact of Kanye West | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Available in: NOOK Book (eBook), Hardcover. The ability of popular art to offer societal critiques and challenge received ideas has been recognized throughout history.
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The App Addicted Teen [infographic] - Youth Ministry Media

The App Addicted Teen [infographic] - Youth Ministry Media | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Teenagers are more connected today than ever. Is this a good thing? Can we do something about it?
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Eye-opener: US teens getting less sleep - Tampabay.com

Eye-opener: US teens getting less sleep - Tampabay.com | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Associated PressU.S. teens are getting sleepier: Many lack even seven hours of shut-eye each night and the problem has worsened over two decades, a study found.
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Everything you need to know about the social media you're too old to use - The Guardian

Everything you need to know about the social media you're too old to use - The Guardian | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
People my age have a habit of dealing with new social networking options by gleefully, defensively declaring our ignorance
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Three steps to increase your cross-cultural impact - Frank Garten

Three steps to increase your cross-cultural impact - Frank Garten | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
How do you deal with a team that’s distributed all over the world, in different time-zones and with different habits and norms? How do you organize a business with suppliers, customers and partners that reside in different regions?
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Generation Z: Born in the digital age

Generation Z: Born in the digital age | Millennials in the age of narcissism | Scoop.it
Numbering around two billion, these youngsters, born after 1995 and unaware of a world without Internet, live a life that seems a million miles removed from the hopes, dreams and morals of previous generations.
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