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- With a Little Help from Twitter. Barack, Lauren // School Library Journal;Nov2011, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p12
The article reviews the online school charity web site and social networking service "Donors Choose," found at www.donorschoose.org.
- Older Workers Connected. // OfficePro;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p4
The article reports on the increase in number of older people aged 50 and above who are involve in online social networking in 2010 based on a Pew survey.
- Facebook Is for Old People. Grossman, Lev // Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/2/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 8, p36
The article discusses the use of the online social networking website Facebook by middle-aged people. Facebook allows people who have had gone through a number of schools, jobs, and marriages to reconnect with forgotten people, the article states. Also discussed is forcing other people to pay...
- IT intelligence. Fisk, Robin // Third Sector;4/7/2009, p22
The article deals with ways to monitor and manage the reputation of charities on social networking sites. A feature of social media is that an association's reputation is to some extent placed in the hands of people who do not work for it. Until the emergence of social networking and...
- Disfigurement charity brings community feel to advice site. // New Media Age;7/17/2008, p10
The article reports on the relaunch of the web site iFace. The revamped site run by charity Changing Faces now includes community features. It is aimed at people age 11 to 21 and encourages users to discuss issues about disfigurement, as well as share advice and personal stories. It will also...
- Barnardo's puts alternative Queen's speech on MySpace. // New Media Age;12/3/2009, p06
The article reports that British children's charity Barnardo is broadcasting a "Teen Speech" on Christmas Day 2009 exclusively on MySpace as an alternative to the Queen's speech.
- Older adults increase daily use of social networking sites. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);9/14/2011, Vol. 11 Issue 33, p1
The article discusses a telephone survey of 2,277 adults aged 18 years and older which found that older adults increase daily usage of social networking sites with the greatest increase occurring in the 50-64 year old age group jumping to 32%.
- A broader network of online chatterers. Tiltman, David // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;2/25/2010, p12
The article reports that several older consumers are now engaged in online social networking in Asia.
- A Shout-Out on the Web. Go, Alison // U.S. News & World Report;8/6/2007, Vol. 143 Issue 4, p56
The article focuses on billionaire investor Warren Buffett's internet following. It states that Buffett has little to do with the Internet, but that there are a number of investment sites, forums, and blogs that focus their attention on Buffett and his investment transactions, letters to...