Month: February 2018

#SocialSpeak: Is Social Media Really Driving Us Apart? A Fresh Perspective 

February 19, 2018

You’ve heard it all before. Likes are more important than lives. Social media is tearing at the very fabric of human interaction with a chainsaw. Everywhere you go, people young and old are hunched over, staring into their smartphones, bereft of basic human contact and, scarily, bereft of the ability.

But we contend that this is a thoroughly pessimistic view, and it places blame where it should not be placed.

The reality is, social media can be an agent of positive change just as easily as it could be one of detrimental effect. Continue reading

#SocialSpeak: Your Weekly Roundup of Social Media News!

February 4, 2018

Building and extending connections is what social media networks are all about. When users interact and communicate via these networks, whether as businesses or individuals, they share their feedback about what they like and what they don’t. Be it a new filter or an enhanced video feature they want. And what do these platforms do? They heed the call to make their users’ experience as engaging and interactive as possible.

In this week’s edition of Social Speak, we bring you the latest features that our fave platforms are adding to their arsenal. Continue reading