Evolution of Technology (TEC 154 2014S) : EBoards
*What is social media? * 3 characteristics of social network sites: 1.) Profiles 2.) Visibility and connections 3.) Ability to have connections
Comparing "Networks" v. "Networking"
Social media enables the user to make a profile, whether its private or public
Social media has created an environment for context collapse
We can use social media as a survival tactic
Public scolding can occur from context collapse
Technology can change what/who you look like
There are numerous ways to create pages with unidentifiable information with sophisticated security
How do people fill out their profiles?
Facebook is the most common social media outlet where context collapse occurs
Social media networks all have their own unique motives and purposes, which is one of the great benefits of this industry
People are always watching you with your social media account(s)
It can be tricky to accurately build a profile that represents you correctly for you friends, family, and professional associates
Anonymous comments enables you to protect your name from the web
Social media has changed the ways that we define ourselves as individuals
Then tie it together to the conversation today.
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