Gathering News: from paper to social media.

When last did you read a newspaper? Traditional media coverage is being challenged and is drastically changing due to the fact that social media is disrupting traditional norms and ways of gathering news. The inevitability of this phenomenon cannot be denied since social media allows a diverse group of voices, new sources and unique story…

Mobile Technology and Relationships

It’s fair to say that the concept of relationships and friendships have become a complex one, especially when we are compliant to social media and rely on it to communicate with people. We have started expecting more from people: love, attention, quick replies. But our expectations are often denied. The only thing that is instantly…

Self(ie)-Execution

So far, it’s clear that we live in a global society driven by online communication and a frequent online presence. As social actors with agency, we join social media platforms at our discretion and use it to promote our values, ideals and thoughts. We use it to maximize our careers, our well-being, our ideologies and…

So, why should we care?

Social media is not a bad thing, nor is it good. We share, create and express information and personal details on specific social media platforms for, basically, the whole world to see. It is convenient and desirable, however, a lot of issues can manifest. As a millennial I have witnessed this online revolution- from religiously playing snake…

Welcome to the 21st Century!

We have moved from the tangible to the electronic, from traffic on a highway to online traffic on an information superhighway. Crazy right? Our world is so closely connected that we can now watch a live video of a protest happening on the other side of the world, comment on it and share it. It’s…