A Technological Revolution

655 Words Feb 24th, 2018 3 Pages
The last decade alone has brought about groundbreaking technology that is capable of doing things that were once unimaginable. As we are in the midst of a technological revolution, computers and their affects on society has become an ever-growing popular topic as technology continues to evolve. Social networks and their affects on society in particular has become a prevalently discussed topic. In modern culture social networking is know as the use of dedicated websites and application to communicate informally with other users, or to find people with similar interests to oneself. With the availability of several types of social networks increasing, each social networking site connects people in different ways and how they interact varies. The user has a personal profile where they are free to post things in accordance with the rules and regulations of the social network. For example, no social networking site allows any kind of provocative or inappropriate photos to be posted. If there is something posted against the rules of the social network other users are given option of reporting the post. A few universally used social networks are: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Myspace. Facebook is one of the most popular social networking sites, was founded in 2004 by Mark Zukerberg and his college roommates. Today, Facebook has users three times the…
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