Social media is key when it comes to connecting clubs with fans and building a brand identity. But with great power, comes great responsibility.
Teaching media literacy to students can curb the impact of false news, but teachers need more support from their schools and community to do this.
Consumerism is entering the playground and placing further pressure on already stretched parents.
As long as there are no hidden agendas, it is surprisingly simple to reach the right decision when faced with contradictory information.
Facebook users may be flagging news as fake just because they disagree with it.
Although some social media users are able to monetize their social media "likes," much of the pursuit of popularity amounts to nothing and instead turns us into pawns for political and commercial uses
Social media has played a central role in attracting attention to the story of Ugandan politician Bobi Wine across the world.
Warning Syrians of approaching airstrikes via social media is helping save lives.
In 1980, 60 percent of 12th graders said they read a book, newspaper or magazine every day for pleasure. By 2016, only 16 percent did.
The strengths of social media are also its weaknesses. Facebook must acknowledge that it has transformed from a startup company into a powerful social force.
The social network is stopping researchers accessing its data – with significant consequences.
Students across the world are using social media to research and choose their university.
Our use of social media platforms such as Instagram is changing our relationship to nature, and – at least for now – not necessarily for the better.
While they may talk about 'free speech,' businesses make decisions about their content based on a very different set of principles.
The tasks of fatherhood are changing, but society's expectations haven't caught up. Many dads use online discussion groups, blogs and videos to explore their new identities.
One of the World Bank's mandates is to prepare for the physical and human capital reconstructions of post-conflict Syria. But an image reconstruction of Syrians and of Syrian refugees is also needed
Social media celebrities have an almost collaborative connection to followers, but that can cause stress and anxiety.
Data scientists mapped the online behavior of Facebook users in Brazil, the US and Argentina. The result is a startling visual portrayal of just how deeply polarized these nations have become.
Williamson's sacking over a tweet reveals not only problems with social media policies and freedom of speech, but the pervasive masculinity of sporting organisations.
Our social institutions and politics suffer from a collective arrested development – and our relationship to technology has only exacerbated this trend.