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Media privacy is still a growing concern, but you can’t really do anything about it

Media privacy is still a growing concern, but you can’t really do anything about it
October 24, 2020
The phenomenon that is “media privacy” has been around for as long as social media itself. Today, information is collected on social media sites in ways that might not be obvious to social media users.

REVIEW: ‘The Social Dilemma’ is the movie ‘Cuties’ wanted to be

REVIEW: 'The Social Dilemma' is the movie 'Cuties' wanted to be
September 22, 2020
“The Social Dilemma” is a thrilling look into what is wrong with the world today and how technology influences it. There’s a classic narrative of “phones are bad and kids should play outside,” but “The Social Dilemma” takes a much more striking and unique look into the demons of social media.

OPINION: Why being a catalyst for change is more than posting a black square

Social Media allows people to quickly and easily hear about and join various social movements.
August 16, 2020

The term “social media activism” refers to participation in actions that usually serve the purpose of spreading a message. An example of this would be “Blackout Tuesday,” which turned out to be...

Trump signs executive order to ban social media app TikTok

A photo of the TikTok app on a smart phone screen
August 11, 2020
President Donald Trump issued an executive order Aug. 6 banning two Chinese apps, including TikTok, starting Sept. 20.

Gen Z college students build business based on knowing what’s cool

Photo Credit: Karsten Moran for The New York Times
October 10, 2018

Keeping up with trends and appealing to social media users in order to build a brand or sell products can be difficult for businesses in this day and age, especially if they don’t know what is and isn’t...

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