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Got Body Weight Issues? Facebook Might Be Responsible

Got Body Weight Issues? Facebook Might Be Responsible | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Struggling with body weight issues? Facebook may be partially to blame, a new study suggests.
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This article talks about a study which found out that social media is negatively impacting how people view body size.

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This project expanded my knowledge about social networks and social media. I have learned new things we can do with the social networks sites such as finding jobs, promoting politics and companies besides staying connected with friend and families. Moreover, I discovered more advantages and disadvantages that social networks have which I didn’t know before. Furthermore, I was revealed to the big influence the social networks have on society.

 

 

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OpenAthens Authentication Point

access and identity management
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This is a scholary journal that talks about the rise of using social

networks at work and how much it is related to work. moreover, it gives us partical consideration to help address concerns related to social media tools in general. 

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Ozan Örmeci Makaleler (Ozan Örmeci Articles): The Effect of Social Networking Sites on Students' Academic Performance in Girne American University, North Cyprus

Ozan Örmeci Makaleler (Ozan Örmeci Articles): The Effect of Social Networking Sites on Students' Academic Performance in Girne American University, North Cyprus | Social Networks | Scoop.it
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This study focuses on the effect of SNS on student academic performance, using GAU as a case study. The study will check what are student using SNS for and how it affects their studies. The study will also talk about the history of SNS, development and the users of SNS especially by student and lecturers in communicating with colleague and student as well.

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The Effects of Social Networking upon Society | Academic About pop culture/trends and social issues/civics

The Effects of Social Networking upon Society | Academic About pop culture/trends and social issues/civics | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Social networking is a tool used by people all around the world. Its purpose is to promote and aid c
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This article talks about the effects that social networks have on our society. The main idea of the writer is that although social networks have  alot of advantages, they have alot of disadvanteges too and we must eliminate its overuse.

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6 Things You Didn't Know Social Media Can Do to Help Your Job ...

6 Things You Didn't Know Social Media Can Do to Help Your Job ... | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Gone are the days of hunting through the local newspaper's jobs section. The new channels of job hunting are certainly not limited to job boards and agencies either. You might already be on social networking sites, but have ...

Via Dave Griffiths, Georges Millet
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This blog gives us tools that we can use when we are using the social networks for seeking a job.

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Dave Griffiths's curator insight, February 4, 2014 1:07 AM

Great post. I particularly agree with tip number 4. Become Known as A Resource. Stand out from the pack, be an industry thought leader. 

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The Illustrated History of Twitter - YouTube

Eight years ago, Jack Dorsey let the world know he was setting up his "twttr." How did Twitter go from a 140-character experiment to trading on the NYSE? Fol...
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This video presents us in short the history of the social network "Twitter" which was invented 8 years ago.

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How to Stop Bullying on Facebook

How to Stop Bullying on Facebook | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Bullying can happen anywhere people congregate and lose their sense of courtesy and boundaries. Facebook is no different given its networking purpose; indeed, bullying on Facebook can cause even more distress and fear than being bullied in...

Via Hen Berdugo
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This article provides suggestions that can help us stopping the bulling on facebook.

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Hen Berdugo's curator insight, April 1, 2014 3:23 AM

How to stop bullying on facebook: suggestions for stopping the bullying in its tracks.

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Benefits of Facebook for business | Queensland Government

Benefits of Facebook for business | Queensland Government | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Find out the top 10 benefits of creating a Facebook page for your business.
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This article presents the benefits facebook has to offer for business men which can increase sales and profits for the company.

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5 Top Social Networking Sites / Why You Should Use Them

http://successcoach.chery-schmidt.ws/introducing-our-wealth-builders-team/ 5 Top Social Networking Sites / Why You Should Use Them Using Social Networking si...
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This video talks about the top 5 social networking sites and explains us the reason we should use them.

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How Parents Ruin Social Networks

Does your Mom stalk you on Facebook? So does mine. [insert your Mom joke here] Snap me: 1. My username is JoshSundquist. Request me and I'll add you. Now we ...
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This funny video  talks about what we feel and think when adultes and parents use the social networks.

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Facebook makes users envious, dissatisfied: study - Computer Business Review

Facebook makes users envious, dissatisfied: study - Computer Business Review | Social Networks | Scoop.it
The major online and offline envy provokers in Germany have been related to Travel and Leisure posts on the site.
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This article presents a study on facebook which found out that using facebook may lead to frustration and dissatisfaction.

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Facebook buys WhatsApp: Mark Zuckerberg explains why - Telegraph

Facebook buys WhatsApp: Mark Zuckerberg explains why - Telegraph | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has released a statement explaining why his company has paid $19bn for mesaging service WhatsApp. Here is the release in full.
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This article presents Mark Zuckerberg's statment and reason about the Whatsapp purchase by Facebook.

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Ten Ways for Small Businesses to Use LinkedIn

Ten Ways for Small Businesses to Use LinkedIn | Social Networks | Scoop.it

This is a guest post from Guy Kawasaki, co-founder at AllTop, syndicated from his web column on American Express’ OPEN Forum blog.


Via Patrice Rutledge
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This blog provides a list of ten additional ways that small businesses can use LinkedIn.

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The Illustrated Story of Facebook - YouTube

10 years after Mark Zuckerberg built "Thefacebook" in his Harvard dorm, Facebook has more users, more revenue, and arguably more impact than it ever has. How...
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This is an illustrated video which presents us the history of the social network facebook.

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Social Sites for Families: More Personal than Facebook

Social Sites for Families: More Personal than Facebook | Social Networks | Scoop.it
While some of us may be happy to share every intimate detail of our personal lives, other people are more private.

Via Shirley Evans
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This article talks about social networks for families (such as FamilyLeaf) and explains what is  the difference between them and other social networks such as facebook.

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Social Networks and Politics: 16% Have “Changed Their Views” Based On Social Media

Social Networks and Politics: 16% Have “Changed Their Views” Based On Social Media | Social Networks | Scoop.it
Over one-third of social network users consider sites like Facebook and Twitter "very" or "somewhat" important for keeping up with political news, and f...

Via Carla Gentry CSPO
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This article  presents us a study which reveals that social networking sites are not only a place for users to keep up with political news, but can also serve as a venue for debate or changes in political views.

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Your Facebook Friends Don't Actually Like This

Your Facebook Friends Don't Actually Like This | Social Networks | Scoop.it
A new study from the U.K. confirms what we've long suspected: Oversharing of Facebook photos is more than just a nuisance, and uploading a hundred "selfies" per day could very well be damaging to your real-world relationships.
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This article talks about a study that found out that oversharing various types  of photos on facebook can hurt all kinds of relationships in our real life.

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The Advantages of Social Network Sites

The Advantages of Social Network Sites | Social Networks | Scoop.it
With the advent of social networking, social scientists and media experts have wondered about the benefits social networking brings to communication. While some of these are obvious, some others have ...
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This article talks about the advantages that social network sites has to offer , such as the ability to stay close to family and friends and the ability to promot our business.

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A Day in the Life of Social Media

How powerful can social media be? Watch and find out.
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This short video clip presents us a quick view on a day in the social networks (such as facebook and youtube) and
How powerful they can be.

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How Social Networks Have Changed The World!

An 11 minute documentary looking at the way social networking has changed the world and developed social communication. The documentary takes a look at sever...
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This is a documentary video clip which looks at the way social networking has changed the world and developed social communication. The video takes a look at several aspects of social networking.

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