Social Media Research Conference – Sheffield

One of the best conferences I have been to for some time. I’m not going to do a full recap like I did with Social Media Week London because so much went on, so here are the most relevant points for me: Keynote Speakers Katrin Weller – The Pleasures and Perils of Studying Twitter HasContinue reading “Social Media Research Conference – Sheffield”

Is anonymous social media the answer to cyberbullying? No

Yesterday I came across this article in Mashable about the anonymous social network whisper, and whether it is the answer to cyberbullying. I can answer that immediately – no. It is not the answer. I’m going to attempt to explain why using some new found knowledge gleaned from my reading of Aaron Balick’s The PsychodynamicsContinue reading “Is anonymous social media the answer to cyberbullying? No”