Spam Shaping Phone Communication

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Spam Shaping Phone Communication

Spam graphicCellphone spam has sparked another evolution in modern communication, with 70% of consumers now only answering calls from their contacts and phone numbers they recognize. NPR examines the phenomenon.…

Tech: On-line Learning Readiness Is Weak

As a society, it is essential that we have a high level of tech skills to succeed in education and business. But how ready are we for digital learning? According to Pew Research Center, not very. Comfort with needed …

Social Media Is Saving Shelter Animals

When used properly social media can have many benefits. Sometimes we don’t hear about the great value it can provide society. Mashable has an upbeat article on how social media is saving animals and finding them loving homes. According to …

Research: The New Digital Economy

Pew Research Center has published its first-ever comprehensive study of the scope and impact of the shared, collaborative and on-demand economy. The sharing economy and on-demand services are becoming commonplace, but the downside is they may create a new digital …

5 Ways We Differ From Europeans

According a study by Pew Research Center, there are 5 fundamental ways that our society differs from our European counterparts. Interestingly, they seems to go back to when Europeans founded colonies here and when more recent immigration waves arrived. …

Managing Public Perception for Gains on Social Issues

The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University studied how much individuals are willing to pay now to change devastating social issues that might effect us in the future. The example studied was our willingness to pay now to prevent …

St. Patrick’s Day Tradition

For all or us who like to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and are not Irish, it is reassuring to note that St. Patrick wasn’t Irish either. This is according to USA Today in an article about St. Patrick’s Day traditions. …