Yahoo! Bought 6yr oldTumblr for $1,1 Billion in
Tumblr is mostly used by young adults, 13% being
18-29 yr olds.
6% of Internet users was serveyed in late 2012 using
tumblr against other social networking sites.
Tumblr is a social blogging site allowing you
to chose or follow what you are interested in
To meTumblr has made it easier to
express oneself because there is
nobody holding them back from
showing their true selves.
Even though we are all individuals,
there are others who are into the
same things that interest us.
Social media takes time and hard work, we are in that time where
there are alot of social media networking rising and some dying
To me Pinterest is like
Tumblr but for adults
The Internet Interferes with our daily lives and inables us to
socialise face to face ( and I dont mean skype or face time, I
CybersexAddiction – compulsive use of Internet
pornography, adult chat rooms, or adult fantasy role-play
sites impacting negatively on real-life intimate
Cyber-RelationshipAddiction – addiction to social
networking, chat rooms, and messaging to the point
where virtual, online friends become more important
than real-life relationships with family and friends.
Net Compulsions – such as compulsive online gaming,
gambling, stock trading, or compulsive use of online
auction sites such as eBay, often resulting in financial and
Information Overload – compulsive web surfing or
database searching, leading to lower work productivity
and less social interaction with family and friends.
Computer Addiction – obsessive playing of off-line
computer games, such as Solitaire or Minesweeper, or
obsessive computer programming.
Through out my research I was given a site to
look up it wasTLC “ My strange addiction”
and it just surprises me that there are many
more worse addictions than IAD,
This is the website:
I found “Guys and Dolls” interesting to watch because the men that bought the dolls have
various of reasons on why they bought it and some dolls even hold a sentimental value.
This is a 1:42 min clip of Doll love lasts forever:
You can watch the whole documentary here:
Davecat and shichan
This is the second addiction,Carrie believes
that by drinking her own urine it will maintain
The internet changes constantly, emails, blogs
networks and message boards allows for both
the public or those who like to troll or lurk
(anonymous) to converse about any topic... But
how much is internet usage?
We all have our reasons why we use the internet
Keep in touch with friends
Families over seas
Finding out what is happening on the other side
of the world
Most people now have easy access to the internet
through mobile phone and is increasing by 60% to 818.4
million in the last 2 years.
Older users adoption – OnTwitter the 55-64 year age
bracket is the fastest growing demographic with 79%
growth rate since 2012.The fastest growing demographic
on Facebook’s and Google+’s networks are the 45 to 54
year age bracket at 46% and 56% respectively.
Read more at http://www.jeffbullas.com/2013/05/06/21-