New invite-only social media site Ello offers as little as staring at a blank Google document.
In an age where social media is an integral part of our viral lives, columnist Karen Podorefsky reminds us to “branch out and talk to someone new.”
The social network titan has a stronghold on the Internet and, according to columnist Josh Steinberg, will hold on tight in the future.
Columnist Rose Mirandi thinks that Facebook is old news, and that Twitter has become the best outlet for your online musings.
UMass professor Jan Servaes is the newest chair of the U.N. committee UNESCO, an organization dedicated to alleviating poverty.
Two UMass alums have created a website that tracks social events in the local area.
When Collegian columnist Isaac Himmelman first signed up for Facebook in 2006, he never suspected that it would be used to overthrow governments one day.
A new study conducted by the Associated Press and MTVU examined how the volume of usage of social media sites by students impacts their mental health.
Collegian columnist Mike Fox was converted to become a Twitter enthusiast after a conference and now he sees it as an academic benefit as well as social.
New social networking website promises to keep away the prying eyes of employers, schools, parents and pre-teens. The website is designed for the use of college students only and will be coming to a campus near you.
Researchers found that students who used facebook regularly had a more active social life and stayed in school longer than those who did not.
A survey called Social Media In Higher Education found that 80 percent of college professors use at least one form of social media. The May 4 survey asked 939 professors at two and four-year colleges if they had at least one social networknig account.
Collegian columnist Amanda Joinson believes Google CEO Eric Schmidt is barking up the wrong tree about young people needing to change their names because of social networking.