Category Archives: Social Media

The ever-changing social media: how we look at it today

When talking about ICT, we tend to lose the sense of time. Although Twitter only existed since 2006 and Facebook 2004 – for people who now use social media everyday – life without it seems like a very distant world. … Continue reading

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Social media and persons with disabilities

Social media has become a phenomenon that every human being in the planet cannot resist. Social media connects us with friends, family and co-workers even strangers all around the world. Social media affects us contagiously in our everyday life. My … Continue reading

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Social Media: Who’s Watching?

Social networking sites have reached unprecedented popularity in the last few years. According to the Pew Research Center, “just 29% of online adults used social networking sites” in 2005, while “[t]oday, that figure has more than doubled to 72%.”[1] More … Continue reading

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The ICT Innovation Issue for this week is Social Media

Each week our seminar on Global Innovation in Information and Communication Technologies at American University focuses on a different theme. This week our theme is Social Media. On Monday, we held our first synchronous session of the semester – using … Continue reading

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