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Social networking sites 3 online communities that

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Unformatted text preview: . Online communities that allow users to Online create a personal profile and communicate and exchange information with other members. members. Most popular: MySpace and Facebook MySpace: Third most popular site on the Third Web, with over 200 million accounts. Web, Facebook: Increasingly popular site, with a Increasingly college focus originally, and number one site for sharing photos. for http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/wed-february-15-2006/trendspotting---social-networking http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/wed-february-15-2006/trendspotting---social-networking 3. Social Networking Sites cont. 3. Some evidence of huge popularity: Films Songs and videos Rich in controversy, e.g.: Child and teen safety issues/predators Stalking Use in investigations Theoretical Explanations Theoretical Hyperpersonal Perspective Senders selectively control the quantity, Senders quality and validity of information given to receivers. receivers. Users exploit the technological a...
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