Monthly Archives: March 2014

Why I Quit Facebook And Why You Should Too | Elite Daily

I’m no longer on Facebook. I was for many years, but I couldn’t put up with it any longer, as I derived zero pleasure from it, yet couldn’t stop looking at it. I realize that I’m leaving behind the ability to see … Continue reading

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Kids to speak up about bullying | Sky News Australia

Mental health group KidsMatter is urging parents to use the national day against bullying to chat with their children about their online activities. About 2000 Australian schools have signed up to take part in the fourth National Day of Action … Continue reading

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How Facebook users are being scammed by ‘naked friends’

Don’t be tempted to check out your friends in the buff. A Facebook virus is currently doing the rounds promising videos of your naked mates. ANOTHER day, another online scam you should be aware of. This time, internet security company … Continue reading

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Facebook and Others Predict Life Events Based on What You Post | Russ Warner

More than 1 billion users give Facebook their personal info every day, including basics such as name, city, school, employment, relationship status, interests, events attended, etc. But in spite of the option to set your privacy settings to “high,” Facebook … Continue reading

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Unsocial Media: The Impact of Facebook on Building True Community

Originally posted on Julie Williams Armstrong:
Image courtesy of Stuart Miles / FreeDigitalPhotos.net There are 1.3 billion users on Facebook and yet, I suspect that as individuals in a society, we’ve never felt so alone. Consider your current Facebook feed.…

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Charlotte Dawson found dead – bullied by “Social Media”!

A series of intersecting and stressful events formed the backdrop to the final hours of an already vulnerable and depressed Charlotte Dawson, who killed herself in her luxury waterside apartment at Woolloomooloo. The television presenter said she had never experienced … Continue reading

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Frenzied social media backlash – or a simple case of being bullied by Facebook?

A Catholic owner of a chemist who discourages customers from buying oral contraception for birth control purposes has been dropped from the Soul Pattinson group. Soul Pattinson released an official statement on their website and Facebook page, after a frenzied … Continue reading

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