All your friends like this : how social networks took over news / by Hal Crawford, et al.
By: Crawford, Hal.
Contributor(s): Hunter, Andrew | Filipovic, Domagoj.Publisher: Sydney, NSW : HarperCollins, 2015Description: viii, 287 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781460750681.Subject(s): Information technology | Social media | Mass media | Sociology
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||240 CRA 2015 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA011368|
|Book||New Zealand||240 ALL (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA008343|
Why sharing is important -- The birth of share wars -- The engine that share wars built -- On the hunt -- When sharing is not sharing -- The hard men of The Wiggles -- The reverse -- The Hoaxers -- Arminland.
Examines the impact social media has on the type of news we consume. Reveals research into what people share on social media and what motivates them to do so. Includes stories to illustrate the unusual, funny and profound ways the internet affects us.