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Ex-Olympian asks social media users to not share wardrobe malfunction

But the former Canadian high-jump champion says social media users can avoid amplifying the incident and making it worse by not retweeting and sharing the uncensored images. “The issue I take more is how the public reacts thereafter and people having the grace and the maturity to be sensitive to … …

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Is social media to blame for poor grades?

"Concerns regarding the allegedly disastrous consequences of social networking sites on school performance are unfounded," says Professor Markus Appel, a psychologist who holds the Chair of Media Communication at Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (JMU) in Bavaria, Germany. Read More

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School shootings, teen suicide: The hidden consequences of social media

The real reason the FBI and local law enforcement didn't connect the dots is because they don't fully understand the new dots of social media. To grasp how social media can have such a massive impact, compare its growth and the tragic increase in the suicide rate for children and …

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Seattle restaurant defends needle bins in restrooms after social media backlash

Seattle restaurant defends needle bins in restrooms after social media backlash. By: John Knicely. Updated: Feb 19, 2018 – 1:14 … Some on social media have blasted the bins as encouraging drug use, but Chaco Canyon workers say it's only for public safety. KIRO 7 found the waste bins full …

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Jennifer Lawrence Quits Acting For Activism Work To ‘Fix Democracy’? [Social Media Reactions]

Jennifer Lawrence taking a year off from acting to pursue activism work is false. Despite reports that the Oscar winner was allegedly planning on taking a year off from acting to focus on activism, her representative confirmed that Lawrence will return to work when a project is ready. Entertainment Tonight … …

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Social media threat prompts investigation at Stevenson Middle School

A threat made on social media prompted a lockdown at Stevenson Middle School Monday morning. The threat was deemed … The school lockdown at #StevensonMiddle has been lifted after a social media threat, but look how many parents decided to pick up their kids anyway… #abc13. pic.twitter.com/ … Read More

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Is your kid cheating in school with technology, social media?

BRISTOL, UNITED KINGDOM – FEBRUARY 26: A pupil uses his mobile phone for research during a english lesson at the Ridings Federation Winterbourne International Academy in Winterbourne near Bristol on February 26, 2015 in South Gloucestershire, England. Education, along with National … Read More