social media


Government regulation of social media would be a cure far worse than the disease

Paul Levinson | 21 Feb 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: fake news, hate speech, social media


Facebook: the social network changing our brains

Ilaria Di Paolo | 14 Feb 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: addiction, neurology, social media


Facebook’s Frankenstein effect

Karl D. Stephan | 5 Feb 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Facebook, social media, technology


What might explain the unhappiness epidemic?

Jean Twenge | 30 Jan 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: happiness, smartphones, social media, teenagers, unhappiness


Margaret Atwood: tried on social media, convicted by the press

Sharon Coen | 29 Jan 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: #MeToo, backlash, Margaret Atwood, social media


Taking apart the news cycle merry-go-round

Heather Zeiger | 17 October 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: anxiety, internet, media, social media


What’s destroying the kids – smartphones or distracted parents?

Carolyn Moynihan | 15 Aug 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: children and technology, smartphones, social media


Too many young people think life is a reality show

Barbara Lilley | 21 Jun 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: narcissism, social media


Weapons of mass distraction

Tony Rao | 13 Jun 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: health, social media


It’s a hashtag world of sentiment

Barbara Lilley | 1 Jun 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: social media, terrorist attacks


Facebook is tracking youngsters’ anxieties

David Glance | 3 May 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: facebook, marketing, social media


Information battles: Losing to fake news?

Sheila Liaugminas | 18 April 2017 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: alternative narratives, fake news, infowars, news media, Social Media, social media


Sick of fake news? How about a junk-knowledge diet!

Zac Alstin | 20 March 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: fake news, philosophy, social media
Whip yourself back into reason-able shape!


Angry social media posts are never a good idea

Craig Blewett | 11 Jan 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: social media, trolling


Post-truth tough potatoes

Peter Stockland | 30 Nov 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: newspapers, post-truth, social media


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