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Do research on the Web to identify the three most frequently visited non-U.S.-based social networking sites. Use a word processor to write a report that identifies and then compares and contrasts their services. Also discuss the advantages and potential problems of sharing personal information online. What information collected by social networking sites do you think should be kept private from the general public?

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285867168

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285867168
Chapter 7, Problem 1PSE
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Do research on the Web to identify the three most frequently visited non-U.S.-based social networking sites. Use a word processor to write a report that identifies and then compares and contrasts their services. Also discuss the advantages and potential problems of sharing personal information online. What information collected by social networking sites do you think should be kept private from the general public?

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Non-U.S.-based social networking sites:

Some of the non-U.S.-based social networking sites are as follows.

  • WeChat – It is a social media application that is used for messaging. With the help of this application, it is possible to make calls, video calls, and message with their friends. It also offers latest news updates, games, and so on. It is most popular in China.
  • KakaoTalk – It is a fast and multi-layered messaging application. By using this one can send messages, videos, voice notes, and images. To get extra fun with chatting this application also offers sticker collections. This application is used by South Korea.
  • Badoo – It is a dating application which is more popular in Italy, Spain and France. Users can make new friends, and can chat with other people they like. To get premium features, users need to pay.

Comparing non-U.S.-based social networking sites:

 WeChatKakaoTalkBadoo
ServicesWith the help of this application, it is possible to make calls, video calls, and message with their friends. It also offers latest news updates, games, and so on.By using this application, one can send messages, videos, voice notes, and images. To get extra fun with chatting this application also offers sticker collections.Users can make new friends, and can chat with other people they like.
AdvantagesThis application has many features for users. It is also possible to make new friends.It is free to get the application. It offers many features like changing background image for each chat room, one can customize the look of the application.It is simple to use. This application offers many free features, and also it contains less spam.
DisadvantagesOne should have internet connection to use this application...

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