Thursday, July 12, 2012

Facebook fuses emotion to its anti-bullying efforts

CNN (San Francisco, CA) July 12, 2012

"Communication on Facebook started with the simple, emotionally vague 'poke.' 
Over the past eight years, many features have been added to the social network, multiplying the ways people can interact with each other. You can chat and message someone, tag them in a photo or a post, check them into a location, post on their timeline or mention them in your own posts.
A negative side effect of all these exchanges is that the potential for miscommunications and conflicts has also boomed, ranging from an adult not liking how they look in a tagged photo to cyberbullying among teenagers." Read More

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