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What does social networking tell us about ourselves, what can psychology do to help us understand social networking?
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Online Social Media Networking Make for Bigger Brains?

Online Social Media Networking Make for Bigger Brains? | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Is Facebook making us smarter? Or do smart people understand Facebook more?
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Times Higher Education - Hello Avatar: Rise of the Networked Generation

Times Higher Education - Hello Avatar: Rise of the Networked Generation | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it

Katharine Reeve on an intriguing exploration of how our physical and virtual identities are merging

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North American detail map of Flickr and Twitter locations | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

North American detail map of Flickr and Twitter locations | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Red dots are locations of Flickr pictures. Blue dots are locations of Twitter tweets. White dots are locations that have been posted to both. I will replace this with another image with more detail and better choice of projection.
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See something or say something: New York | Flickr : partage de photos !

See something or say something: New York | Flickr : partage de photos ! | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Red dots are locations of Flickr pictures. Blue dots are locations of Twitter tweets. White dots are locations that have been posted to both.
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Mapping the social media landscape for 2011: infographic

Mapping the social media landscape for 2011: infographic | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
We all know how popular (and often overhyped) social media has become over the past few years, but it's always good to remind ourselves of its true size with the latest statistics and figures. (95% of Facebook Wall posts are not answered by brands?
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Social Media: What to Expect in 2012 | Social Media Today

Technology exploded in 2011. With the increased number of smartphones, iPhones becoming available in Verizon Stores,  and iPads, Nooks, ebooks & Tablets becoming more known and popular, social media also increased.
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Social Media Sites Top 2011 Most Visited - Technology News - redOrbit

Social Media Sites Top 2011 Most Visited - Technology News - redOrbit | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Google and Facebook were at the top of the list for the most visited websites in the U.S. in 2011.
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How to Manage Information Overload: 6 Ways Discovery Engines Help

How to Manage Information Overload: 6 Ways Discovery Engines Help | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
How to manage information overload is really becoming a big deal. Content discovery engines provide 6 main advantages over other tools.
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Most young professionals break IT rules about social media | Articles

Most young professionals break IT rules about social media | Articles | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Via Scoop.it - MobileandSocialThe results of a Cisco study show that a majority of people under 30 think their employers’ social media policies are outdated—and they’re not afraid to break th...
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10 Key Facts, Stats and Findings about the State of Social Media in 2011 | Jeffbullas's Blog

10 Key Facts, Stats and Findings about the State of Social Media in 2011 | Jeffbullas's Blog | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Social media has evolved rapidly and we have seen the emergence of new social networks.Surprises this year included the launch of Google+ (which acquired 25 million users in less than 30 days), Pinterest which grew at more than 512% and Tumblr (the...
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The Psychology Behind Social Commerce [Infographic]

The Psychology Behind Social Commerce [Infographic] | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
We’ve seen that social networks can play a big role in holiday shopping: But social media and e-commerce are getting closer together all year long. (happy shopping (swapping) today!
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Is Social Media Marketing Worth All the Effort?

Is Social Media Marketing Worth All the Effort? | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Social media marketing is one area of marketing that some organizations question, especially since the true impact of social media ... (Is Social Media Marketing Worth All the Effort?
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Is Online Social Networking Changing Your Brain? | Brain Health Blog

Is Online Social Networking Changing Your Brain? | Brain Health Blog | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Most will agree the rapid rise of the internet, social networking, and digital technology over the past few years has permanently changed the way humans socialize and interact. Does, or will, this have any effect on out brain?
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5 things about social media you need to stop saying in 2012

5 things about social media you need to stop saying in 2012 | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Now that everyone from Rupert Murdoch to puppies have Twitter accounts, I think it’s safe to assume that here, at the start of 2012 social media has finally embedded itself into our ... (Only five????
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7 Social Media Safety Tips for Kids

7 Social Media Safety Tips for Kids | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Whether they use Club Penguin or Facebook, read up on these social media safety tips for kids (RT @parenting: Whether they use Club Penguin or Facebook, read up on these social media safety tips for kids:
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European detail map of Flickr and Twitter locations | Flickr : partage de photos !

Red dots are locations of Flickr pictures. Blue dots are locations of Twitter tweets. White dots are locations that have been posted to both. Reminds me of the cover art for King Crimson's Islands.
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Are we on information overload?

Are we on information overload? | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
The Internet has transformed knowledge.An expert explains why it's launched the greatest period in human history...
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Social Media, the ego, and the self » mindswork

Social Media, the ego, and the self » mindswork | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it

How does social media affect (or reflect) the basic ways that we understand ourselves and others?

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I Unfriended My Mom on Facebook

I Unfriended My Mom on Facebook | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Facebook Rules for When Your Family is on Facebook A couple weeks ago, a Facebook friend messaged me this question on Facebook: Is there or have you heard anything about where to find anything on Facebook etiquette for aging...
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5 New Year's Resolutions for Personal Social Networking | Digital Pivot

5 New Year's Resolutions for Personal Social Networking | Digital Pivot | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
5 New Year's Resolutions for Personal Social Networking (Is it time to bring down the curtain on the "me" show?
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Statistics You Don't Know about social networking sites - infographic

Statistics You Don't Know about social networking sites - infographic | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
 Social networking sites
Social networking sites have taken the world by a storm. Time spent on internet is now being dominated by these sites. This trend has flourished in the last decade.
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2012: 7 New Trends in Social Media | Social Media Today

2012: 7 New Trends in Social Media | Social Media Today | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
2012: 7 New Trends in Social Media | Social Media Today http://t.co/jLCR8Aje...
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Is Your Social Media Influence Important in Finding that Dream Job? | Jeffbullas's Blog

Is Your Social Media Influence Important in Finding that Dream Job? | Jeffbullas's Blog | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Applying for a job is a challenge in a crowded employment marketplace and it can be tough and daunting task as you are often competing with many other candidates for that one spot. How do you stand out from the crowd?
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How To Build Relationships With Your Social Media Communities | The Customer Collective

How To Build Relationships With Your Social Media Communities | The Customer Collective | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
Social media is all about interaction, engagement and building relationships with different communities online.
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How Social Media is Ruining Our Minds [Infographic] - Assisted Living Today

How Social Media is Ruining Our Minds [Infographic] - Assisted Living Today | Psychology and Social Networking | Scoop.it
How Social Media is Ruining Our Minds [Infographic] http://t.co/dZcyJdaG...
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