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The effects of technology on groups of people.
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Is the Family Dinner Overrated?

Is the Family Dinner Overrated? | SocioTech | Scoop.it

Does eating together really make for better-adjusted kids? Research finds family togetherness less affluent today. 

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Behavior experts offer biz edge, but see niche demand | ZDNet

Behavior experts offer biz edge, but see niche demand  | ZDNet | SocioTech | Scoop.it
Summary: Employees with no IT backgrounds, such as psychologists and sociologists, help some companies make better sense of user behavior, say industry watchers, who add additional costs mean such hires will remain exceptions.
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What Twitter Can Learn From Weibo: Field Notes From Global Tech Ethnographer Tricia Wang

What Twitter Can Learn From Weibo: Field Notes From Global Tech Ethnographer Tricia Wang | SocioTech | Scoop.it
Instagram is a tool of the trade for 32-year-old Wang, a sociologist and consultant working in China and documenting the wildfire spread of new social-media platforms like Weibo and Renren.
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Want to get teens interested in math and science? Target their parents

Want to get teens interested in math and science? Target their parents | SocioTech | Scoop.it
Increasing the number of students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math – otherwise known as the STEM disciplines – is considered to be vital to national competitiveness in the global economy and to the development of a strong...
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Science And Tech: Not The Only Ways To Innovate

Science And Tech: Not The Only Ways To Innovate | SocioTech | Scoop.it

Science And Tech: Not The Only Ways To Innovate - The Huffington Post... Not all about #STEM 

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