Social Media

HistoryApril 19, 2017

Social Media – The New Colosseum

Today we circulate graphic images and inhumane videos in hopes of awakening a part of the human mind that has yet to be desensitized. Between 70-80 A.D., ancient Rome has built an open-air venue famously known as the Colosseum for entertainment. You can hardly imagine the Colosseum without the association of brutal, vicious, and masculine

Social MediaJanuary 2, 2017

Social Media Destroyed Privacy

People giving up their privacy on the internet via social networking sites has turned into a terrifying trend.

Social MediaFebruary 7, 2016

Big Data or Big Brother?

What is Big Data, how are we contributing to it’s growth, and how is it affecting our lives? Embed from Getty Images A new concept called “Big Data” emerged about three years ago, referring to the huge amounts of data aggregated in the databases of giant companies, such as Facebook, Amazon, Google, etc. The size

Social MediaNovember 26, 2015

Take the Fight Online

In a time where cyberbullying is spreading, how will enforcing regulations impact it, and how will it influence schools and parenting styles? “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” is a nursery rhyme almost all of us heard growing up. Yet, this statement has been at fault in several situations. “Bullying”,

RelationshipsOctober 25, 2015

Can’t Love You Without A Social Media Status Update

Article in brief: the author looks at how greedy corporations and social media are adding to the pressures

RelationshipsSeptember 20, 2015

Communication from Talking to Texting

Article in brief: verbal communication is at a threat of disappearing as a result of strong attachments to mobile

HealthAugust 25, 2015

Be Socially Healthy Like a Campodimelian

Article in brief: the author discusses the importance of being socially healthy in our journey to long lives and good health. We humans, as diverse as we are, we unite in common causes, two of them being having long lives and good health. From strict diet regimens to multivitamin pills, this is how most of us

Self ReflectionAugust 11, 2015

What Social Media Did To The Act of Giving

Article in brief: the author discusses the advantages and disadvantages social media has on charity work. Last month

ParentingJune 23, 2015

Everything You Post, the Internet Remembers

Article in brief: Children and adolescents who share personal content online can get exposed to predatory risks and can destroy their image for a lifetime. Engaging in Social Media (SM) platforms has become a common activity among children and adolescents since it provides a portal for entertainment and communication through various programs and social sites.

Self ReflectionMay 1, 2015

My Reflections On a Social Media Detox

Article in brief: the author reflects on the phase she disconnected from social media platforms and how it changed her perspectives. Remember that article I wrote a while back on social media suicide? Well, I don’t remember it either. The truth is, I’ve postponed writing this article for so long looking to add more experiences to