Tags Social media

Tag: social media

Cynical Social Media Voices Can Erode Trust in News Media

Amid rising concerns about low public trust in mainstream media institutions, a Rutgers study found that real-life and online social interactions can strongly influence...

Social Media: What to Fear and How to Deal With It

Of the 3.43 billion Internet users globally, about 2.28 billion of them use social media in some capacity on a regular basis. While social...

China: Propaganda Systems Shaping Public Opinion

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) invests heavily in shaping public opinion by withholding all information that threatens its power and spreading propaganda that increases...

TikTok Watching and Learning: Beware of the Chinese Trojan App

Senator Marco Rubio has asked the U.S. administration to investigate the Chinese social media app TikTok after reports that the company is censoring content...

Social Media Nixed Beijing Propaganda Campaign Against Hong Kong Protesters

Misinformation and propaganda have always been the tools used by Beijing to spread its communist propaganda to the masses. The Chinese government has been...

Chinese Official’s Tweets Trigger Racial Controversy

With China’s repressive policies against the Uyghur minorities in Xinjiang getting labeled as state-sanctioned racism, Zhao Lijian, the deputy chief of mission for the...

Live Streaming Booming Big Time in Lonely China

Millions of people across the world conduct live streams and interact with their fans on a regular basis. In one country, live streaming has...

Why ‘Liking’ Isn’t Helping

When it comes to ad campaigns, I’m often a bit skeptical, especially about the messages that most advertisements spread these days. But recently I came...

Canadian Arrested in China Facing Full Force of Online Defamation

A Canadian citizen residing in China suffered three weeks of hell inside a local jail for making insensitive remarks about the country on WeChat....

Teenagers’ Addiction to Social Media and Its Consequences

While parents and teachers are well aware of addictions like alcohol, drugs, and smoking that affect teenagers, many remain woefully unaware of social media...

Most Read