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Social Media: Different Strokes for Different Folks

  • February 8th, 2011 by SEM Contributor
A two year old asks “why”? They want to know why things happen, why things are the way they are. Hopefully, this age is not on Social Media except what their family puts up about them Young children ask why to find out answers to important questions either for homework or for general living. Their presence on social media is… Read more

Social Media, Baby Boomers and Thinking by Slogan

  • January 20th, 2011 by Roberta Budvietas
Back in 1948, George Orwell, born Eric Arthur Blair, wrote a book called Nineteen Eight Four. For many Baby Boomers it described a time they did not want to see actually happen. A time of war, constant surveillance and never-ending mind control through messages broadcast continually. In the book 1984, life was controlled. People were classified and sorted… Read more

Baby Boomers Use Social Media Differently than Generation X and Y

  • January 12th, 2011 by Roberta Budvietas
According to the latest research, the Baby Boomers using social media has increased enormously in 2010 but despite the rate of growth less than 50% of the Baby Boomers are registered on Social Media. Why is this when Baby Boomers created the technology so many Generation X and Y people call normal?  Steve Jobs of Apple is a Baby Boomer. … Read more

Social Media Since Early Days: Baby Boomers have Used Social Media for 30 Years

  • December 13th, 2010 by Roberta Budvietas
Computers have been around for a very long time. One could start with the abacus, which dates back to around 500 BC, or even further back, with the Sumerians and their recording of planetary data, and calculations of where planets (and the sun) would be on a particular date. Or jump forward to “Napier’s Bones” and slide rules, based on… Read more