The benefits of social media for young people in care

Young people in care benefit from the psychological, emotional and social support gained via social.

When friends become objects

Why Facebook appeals to materialists Why do people use social media? Striving to answer this.

Academic performance shapes student social networks

Based on data from the VKontakte social network, researchers at Higher School of Economics and.

Social media helps students learn scientific argumentation better, study says

Provided by: University of Kansas Adults often bemoan the amount of time young people spend staring.

Fake news more likely to thrive online due to lowered fact-checking

The power and proliferation of fake online news stems not only from its apparent ubiquity.

‘Roasting’ is the latest cyberbullying trend

A new, and self-propagated, means of cyber bullying is emerging among young social media users..

73% of Teachers Think Social Media and Texting is Bad for Grammar and Spelling

Another school year has kicked off and, to gear up, teachers equip themselves with staplers,.

Feeling blue? Taking a break from Facebook might help

A new study shows that regular use of social networking such as Facebook can negatively.