Modern technologies and social media have brought a world of change to the way we communicate and in defining what it means to be ‘social’. Continuing on from my last post for my BCM 325 Future Cultures proposal I will be examining How social media technologies are making us more or less social in the real world.
Upon my initial research for this topic it became clear that there is a large amount of research for the exact opposite—that is, Is social media making users anti-social.
Social media addiction
At one time or another, I am sure the words ‘she’s addicted to social media’ have come out of my mouth, spending too much time on social media and our devices is something which is easy to do and we sometimes don’t even realise it. Galer 2018, suggests social media addiction is a term that is thrown around all too…
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