Not on various social networking platforms sharing your personal statistics and daily whereabouts with the world? You could appear unusual or even suspicious to others, according to a recent UK report by the government’s chief scientist Sir John Beddington.
The report contradicts popular opinion of old that staring at your computer (and phone, tablet and other devices) rather than living in the real world with real people alienates you from normal society.
But LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter are all part of our current normal society – they’re all methods we use to communicate en masse. History is littered with utterances of “It’ll never catch on” from the TV to telephone and internet, yet where would we be without them today? Continue readingContinue reading