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The President Can Follow Us On Twitter

This election season, I unofficially nominate Prez Barack Obama as our coolest president yet. (Though, let’s be honest, JFK was pretty boss.) I say this because Barack has become “one of us” and joined us in the full Web 2.0 experience. He’s on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram and I don’t even know what else. He […]

Facebook Organ Donation Scheme Fizzles

The other day I was watching an episode of NY Med, a show on the ABC network that allows cameras into New York City’s hospitals to film everything from groundbreaking medical procedures to simpler every day encounters doctors and nurses experience on the job. At the end of the episode there was an advertisement that […]

Facebook Rehab

Initial withdrawal symptoms will vary… In her article “Sociable Media,” Judith Donath discusses the advances of social media networking and the opportunities it has created for individuals to connect and communicate on a totally new level irrelevant of time and space but rather focusing on personal interests and an online identity. However, Donath concludes her paper by posing […]