Articles for Tag: "social media"

How do social media ‘likes’ affect the teenage brain?  Featured
How do social media ‘likes’ affect the teenage brain?
The positive reinforcement activates the same brain circuits that are turned on by eating chocolate and winning money.
4 reasons you can’t break up with Facebook 
4 reasons you can’t break up with Facebook
Here are the most common reasons people just can’t leave the social media site.
How retweeting affects your memory 
How retweeting affects your memory
Students may want to put their devices away before heading to their next exam.
Social media: A growing source of family conflict 
Social media: A growing source of family conflict
Parents are enforcing limits on their kids’ online activity, but it’s mom and dad who are often accused of “oversharing.”
Twitter may help you quit smoking 
Twitter may help you quit smoking
A new study shows the popular social media platform may be more effective than traditional methods.
Social media: A growing source of family conflict 
Social media: A growing source of family conflict
Parents are enforcing limits on their kids’ online activity, but it’s mom and dad who are often accused of “oversharing.”
What parents need to know about the Kik app 
What parents need to know about the Kik app
The popular anonymous text messaging application has been linked to sexual predators.