Introduction to Computer Literacy
October 7, 2013
Social networking is basically a platform to build social networks or social relations among
people who share interests, activities, backgrounds, or real-life connections. Social networking
consists of the user creating a profile of his/her social links, and other ...view middle of the document...
According to a recent survey by the Manufacturing Leadership Council, 13% of
manufacturing executives plan to digitize their design/production processes (Doyle, Kerry
2013). They also want to encourage collaborations between employees, partners, and supplies in
order to create better end products (Doyle, Kerry 2013). A company that is an example of this is
Although, social networking sites is a new innovative way to communicate and share
common interest with users, and market new products by businesses social networking sites can
also contain hidden privacy concerns. For example, users think their account is protected
because they set their privacy settings that only the people you accept can view your page, but
their account can become compromised, and your personal information becomes public.
On September 19, 2013 Erik Sherman wrote an article on an interview with The Atlantic’s
editor-in-chief, James Bennet and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (CEO) called “The NSA
made people distrust us”. Zuckerberg claims it’s the NSA’s (National Security Agency) fault
that people distrust Facebook (Sherman, Erik 2013). He also said that Facebook takes
measurements of the trusts consumers...