Monthly Archives: March 2017

Online Dating, Teens, and Self-Presentation

In Kapidizic and Herrig’s article, Teens, Gender, and Self-Presentation in Social Media, they break down the demographics of teens using social media. Kapidizic and Herrig study the social media platforms each gender uses and the types of information posted. For … Continue reading

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Loh & Kanai, Jenkins, and Selwyn

Social Media in Higher Education by Neil Selwyn Social media is used around the world for the same purpose, mass socialization. Although, there are different social media platforms used based on geographic location. The internet used to be a one-way … Continue reading

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Yarn Bombs, Etsy, and the Digital Divide

The Aura of the Analogue in a Digital Age By: Susan Luckman Since the world is in a digital age, analogous items are more treasured and desired. For example, holding, reading, and finding a physical book versus reading a book … Continue reading

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