LOTS of parents are social media addicts (even if we're not really aware of it), so it's no surprise that children fancy having their own accounts. And while many mums and dads will blanket ban Instagram until teenage years commence, others adopt a watchful eye and encourage younger kids to use it. So, who's got it right? "The best age is when a child is able to recognise the … [Read more...] about At what age is it appropriate for children to have their own social media account?
Negative sides of social media
Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE April 5, 2019, 8:30 AM GMT By Mark Murray WASHINGTON — The American public holds negative views of social-media giants like Facebook and Twitter, with sizable majorities saying these sites do more to divide the country than … [Read more...] about Poll: Americans give social media a clear thumbs-down
Belfast woman has seen negative impact of social media on the young BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A Belfast woman recovering from self-harm and an eating disorder has said social media is a double-edged sword. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/belfast-woman-has-seen-negative-impact-of-social-media-on-the-young-37782616.html … [Read more...] about Belfast woman has seen negative impact of social media on the young
Politics By KEVIN ROOSE and KEITH COLLINS OCT. 18, 2018 After President Trump’s popularity on social media helped propel him to an upset victory in 2016, Democrats vowed to catch up. Two years later, their efforts appear to be paying off. A New York Times analysis of data from the Facebook and Instagram accounts of hundreds of candidates in next … [Read more...] about Who’s Winning the Social Media Midterms?
In late August, messaging giant LINE launched its ownproprietary blockchain, the LINK chain, and its own cryptocurrency, the LINK token. While LINE is the first publicly traded company to have launched its own blockchain mainnet, it isn’t the first social media network to embrace cryptocurrencies. In this regard, it is joining the ranks ofKik, Kakao, Telegram, and … [Read more...] about Why social media payments and cryptocurrencies could be perfect partners