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social media and you: overview

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Let's start out by watching a video: Did You Know 4.0 (YouTube 4:46)

Social media is playing an increasingly important role in our daily and work lives worldwide.   As of June 2012,

Since we will be focusing on social media, let's consider how long social media resources have been around. The timeline is striking, for example:


This presentation does not aim to give a 'right' or 'wrong' stance on any of the following issues, but does aim to point out that there is not consistent viewpoint, regulation, policy or thought in regard to these issues. It is not that technology has causes these issues, but instead are offering new avenues for these issues to emerge. 

Don’t think in terms of technology; they think in terms of the activity technology enables.