EFFECTS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON THE CONTEMPORARY YOUTHS-1 - EFFECTS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON THE CONTEMPORARY YOUTHS Social media is basically a computer internet

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EFFECTS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON THE CONTEMPORARY YOUTHS Social media is basically a computer internet based applications that allow people, old and young to share, generate and exchange either information, ideas, videos photos in networks and virtual communities. The platform can either be mobile or web based technologies. Its indicated that more than half of teenagers log on to social sites at least once a day, and about one-quarter of teens have confessed to log on to their favorite social media sites at least more than ten times daily. With the era of the smart phones this has made it easy as now the applications are inbuilt or can be directly downloadable to the phones, some of this applications include Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Whatsapp and Snap chat. The youths now rely on this medias for any information that they may require. For teenagers its very crucial to stay up to date with what's going on around them. Nowadays the
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  • Spring '10
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  • Mass Media, social media sites

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