Social Networks of Great T**s

10,000 Birds

No, this isn’t some kind of perverted link , but an article about a study in which researchers at Oxford University applied what we have learned about human relationships via social networks to study the social relationships of Great T**s.

Bilboket, the first social network of your neighborhood

Green (Living) Review

You know when your run out of sugar or salt and that you are by yourself at home and the first think you think about is going to your neighbor and ask for a little bit of sugar or salt? Or this one time you had to rush out the door, for any urgency, and you asked your next-door neighbor the typical favor of watering your plants or feed the cat? Of course you did at least once.

HealthKeep: The Social Network Platform for Heath and Wellness

Hug a Tree with Me

Search engines and social networks such as facebook and twitter has fast become some of the most influential and trendy portal we use. However, I now also go to a new place, a social network dedicated to health concerns and wellness, a place called HealthKeep.

GreenWorldOne Is A Social Network with Soul

Green Prophet

Lifestyle & Culture animal rights environmentalism human rights social networkingMy children, living a world apart in Hoboken and Amman, find the same goofy YouTube clips, only to learn their cousins in California and England already hit those same sites.

Social Networking: Past, Present and Future

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) If you ask a teenager today what social networking is the answer will get is Facebook. But, I do not think social networking started with AOL or Yahoo Groups or even with online community called “ The Well ”, which was founded in 1985 and is now part of Salon.com. These are all tools that were used for social networking. Television and radio can also be considered social networking tools.

Vacation 2.0 – Danger of burglary due to vacation notifications given on Social Networks

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) There is a serious danger of experiencing a burglary in one's home and/or office if, like so many, one announces that one is going on vacation on social networks. Vacation updates on social networks are also a very bad ideas, as indicated, and should be an absolute no, no, and that even if you have not disclosed your location, your address, etc.,

Facebook to Launch Energy Awareness Social Networking App

Eccorazzi

The social networking site has teamed up with the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Opower to create the app. Facebook will soon be launching a new app allowing users to track their energy usage and compare with friends and other users. Opower works with utility providers to give customers better information on their energy [.]. Causes Environment Internet facebook

Equator Estate Coffees & Teas – 1st food company to launch storefront on Facebook iFanStore provides contextual e/commerce inside social networks

Green (Living) Review

Social media is rapidly becoming a critically important vehicle for talking with our customers. The iFanStore technology is provided by San Francisco-based startup Milyoni (pronounced “Million Eye”), which develops e-commerce solutions for companies who have sophisticated social marketing and merchandising needs. iFanStores leverage the viral potential of social media, allowing sharing of purchases to a customer’s friends and fans.

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Connected Communities: How social networks power and sustain the Big Society

The Green Changemakers

They often failed to deliver on key social capital improvements such as improving trust between residents or fostering a greater sense of belonging. In this report we argue for a new approach to community regeneration, based on an understanding of the importance of social networks, such an approach has the potential to bring about significant improvements in efforts to combat isolation and to support the development of resilient and empowered communities.

How Cancer helped me make up with Social Media.

Elephant Journal

Re-thinking my love-hate relationship with social media now: Blog Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Activism benefit cancer community connection elephant academy friends isolation network relationships social media social network support group support system survivor

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How to tell if we’re Addicted to Social Media & How to Stop.

Elephant Journal

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and nearly every other social networking platform are designed to exploit our weaknesses as humans. Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today addict addicted addiction awareness change facebook family free-time happiness healing health health wellness internet life media addiction modern slavery social media social networks Time twitter

2017 62

Tracking Change: e-Merging Methods and Markers—EAC Conference 2014

The Alien Next Door

The importance of the Internet and Social Networking in emerging opportunities of a changing publishing paradigm was evident in the topics covered. Burns, a writer and editor for the Travel + Escape television network, shared that blogs now rank alongside major online publications.

2014 161

How Facebook Turned Me into a Science Experiment. ~ Maren Hasse

Elephant Journal

I am looking for confirmation. I am looking for affirmation. I am wanting to know that what I say, think or do matters.

2013 72

Anonymity: The Syndrome of Communicating More Only to Communicate Less

The Alien Next Door

Facebook letters to the editor iPhone freedom of speech freedom of expression anonymity communication social networks meaningful communication anonymous letters evolution of humanity

Social Media for Bird Bloggers – What is Just Right?

10,000 Birds

As a bird blogger in these days of the social-media-heavy internet it is important to properly calibrate your blog’s social media presence. How is a bird blogger to figure out how much social media is just right? What is your social media strategy?

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The Facebook Police.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks arguing compassion facebook judging kindness politics snark social networking

2014 73

Imagine if there was an ad-free Facebook that protected your privacy? Hello, Ello.

Elephant Journal

Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis Presents… Waylon talks with Co-Founders of Ello, Todd Berger & Lucian Föhr, about their ad-free alternative to existing social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter. We got your social mediums right […].

2015 66

In Defense of Millennials: An Anti-technology Rant.

Elephant Journal

What are the hard and fast rules for communicating with our fellow humans by electronic means: texting, e-mailing, the nebulous world of social networking?

Your Personal Panopticon: Privacy in Relationships & in Public.

Elephant Journal

Every single person who hears, spreads, or is the subject of rumors is living inside a Panopticon. And the Panopticon affects every single person, every action, and every communicative structure that we subscribe to in our personal and public lives.

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The Truth Behind Facebook Profiles. ~ Yaisa Nio

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks Facebook profile fake honesty online image social networks Manipulating the truth is an old recurring theme. We find it in Wag the Dog-like movies, in anti-photoshop campaigns.

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The Myth of Narcissus: Love & Lies in the Virtual World. ~ Paula Zayco Aberasturi

Elephant Journal

2013 69

I Choose My Own Ladder. ~ Jenny Fratt

Elephant Journal

inspiration empowerment facebook life personal growth self-doubt social networking I’d rather be at the bottom of my own ladder than let someone else’s seemingly fabulous life make me think I need to be climbing up to the same goals or lifestyle or career path as they are. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks dreams.

We’re On Twitter. Now What?

10,000 Birds

Asides social networkingWhen I first joined Facebook (all the way back in 2008? Really?) I didn’t exactly have a plan, other than to steer clear of Bejeweled, Farmville, and all the other productivity snares. Also, being on Facebook was a good way to avoid committing to Twitter. However, we couldn’t resist joining the conversation any longer because we’ve finally figured out how that channel fits in with the blog, feed, FB page, etc.

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How to Get Through One of Those Days. ~ Melissa Schollaert

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today change compassion food health wellness meditation mindfulness and social media mood nature''s prozac social networking Ways to cope with the ups and downs of life.

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Carpooling Services for Lebanese Students

Green Prophet

Cars & Transportation car pooling cars Egypt Lebanon social networkingVisit Autopooling.com to car pool in Lebanon. It is often true that through hardship people naturally become more resourceful.

Twitter Announces Big Service Changes {April Fools Edition}. ~ Caroline Scherer

Elephant Journal

The massively popular social media service Twitter announced a new business model today, jointly promoting its formerly free service to “Premium” status and launching a new, but enormously pared down companion service, “Twttr.”

2013 52

Why I Decided to Break Up with Facebook: A Yogic Perspective.

Elephant Journal

And, since when did people start calling their friends a ‘social circle’? Social communication differs across generations. The same caveats apply to the social networking world. The Social Media Life of a Yoga Instructor. Social(k).

2013 73

10 Ways to Change the World through Social Media

Green Living Ideas

Our children will inherit a world profoundly changed by the combination of technology and humanity that is social media. 10 Ways to Change the World through Social Media. Tags: News and Events activism citizen journalism crowdsourcing friendfeed max gladwell social actions social media social networking social networks Twitter

2009 43

Cell Phone Addiction in Teens is Real: Scary Statistics & Some Helpful Advice.

Elephant Journal

Forcibly removing kids from their online social network has shown to trigger symptoms that are normally associated with drug/alcohol/nicotine withdrawal. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only. Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today cell phone addiction cell phone detox cell phone use cell phone use children cell phones conscious parenting For Children john douillard kids parenting parenting teenagers smart phones technology addiction

2017 68

Graphic of the Day: Where do you get your news?

Environmental Economics

 While useful, I fear most of the public no longer uses primary news sources, and instead relies on social media.  Given social media filtering algorithms, over time the public is pushed to sites that reinforce the views of what they consider to be their own social network.

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I Fell in Love with a Profile Thumbnail and it Broke My Heart. ~ Scarlet Amor

Elephant Journal

Surely we have all done it at some point in our modern social networking lives. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Funny Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) broken heart crush facebook love social media love

Unbound Soul Checkin’ In.

Elephant Journal

I drank the social networking juice, hoping that if I conformed, then I would. Non New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today #findyourtruenorth Haiku Social Media Myth soul spiritual path wanderlustI tagged @thehaikuguys and hashtagged #Wanderlust2016 and #FindYourTrueNorth.

Unplugging Can Be Dangerous. ~ Michelle Marchildon

Elephant Journal

Unplugging for a week is like a yoga lifetime of missed opportunity on social networks. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Featured Columnists Funny Yoga Yoga News & Culture michelle marchildon social media unplugged yoga selfie yogi muse yogimuse

I Fell in Love with a Profile Thumbnail & it Broke My Heart. ~ Scarlet Amor

Elephant Journal

Surely we have all done it at some point in our modern social networking lives. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Funny Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) broken heart crush facebook love social media love

10,000 Birds Almost to 15,000 Likes!

10,000 Birds

And always feel free to share our posts on your social networks. Blogging facebook social media As of this writing we here at 10,000 Birds are pleased to say that we have 14, 787 “likes” on our Facebook page. We’re pretty happy about that as it allows us to share our content to lots of people that might not otherwise come across it. Have you like us on Facebook yet? Why not? Get to it! After all, if you like it won’t your friends?

2014 126

Aguanomics: Best Climate Practices contest -- vote for my idea!

Environmental Economics

If you want to give the most support to your preferred candidates, participate in the BCP online polls and share the competing practices on your social networks. David Zetland: I entered my "all in auctions" idea ( post with link to paper, presentation, etc.)

2015 169

Blogging and Social Media Workshop for Writers

The Alien Next Door

My November 9 th workshop on Blogging & Social Media for Writers was held at the Mississauga Central Library. I reviewed: branding, SEO (how to bring and keep traffic coming to your blog), tagging, content, times and schedules, comments and linking to / from other social networks.

2014 152

Evolution, Digital Immortality and "Freenet"

The Alien Next Door

Her rescuer, a naïve—almost too nice to be true—native, Zen Valda, introduces her to his cave-dwelling culture with no social network support.

2016 152

Elpis.com launches Double Takes photography competition

Green (Living) Review

The Art of Upcycling Elpis.com , the social networking and online collaboration platform, has launched a photography competition to find the most original recycling schemes in the world and to celebrate the art of upcycling.

2010 141

Looks like those around me are going to have to put up with me longer than expected

Environmental Economics

A possible explanation for this is that alcohol can be a great social lubricant*, and strong social networks are essential for maintaining mental and physical health. All social lubricant jokes will be deleted from the comments because this is a family-friendly blog**. A newly released study shows that regular drinkers are less likely to die prematurely than people who have never indulged in alcohol.

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