The study indicates that social media platforms are central to how young adults make sense of COVID-19 news and messages.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Twitter shutdown will be hard to enforce and could have dire consequences for Nigeria’s fragile democratic institutions and economy.
The platform also took down another 2,000 communities, including left-leaning groups. The move comes just months ahead of the 2020 US presidential election.
Mood tracking apps are sophisticated tools that track, measure and improve our emotions. But doing so may make our emotional data vulnerable to interested third parties.
Research into attitudes reveals some startling findings.
The ‘like’ button does far more than just express how much a person likes a particular picture or post. It could be used to make social comparisons.