Facebook, Twitter No Place For The Lonely | Health Tech – CNET News

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I’ve been interested in this for a while. Do social apps contribute to isolation when there are no “real” social relationships to balance an online life?

And while the precise role that online social networking plays is not fully understood, this research indicates it doesn’t help foster close relationships.

via Facebook, Twitter no place for the lonely | Health Tech – CNET News.

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One Response to Facebook, Twitter No Place For The Lonely | Health Tech – CNET News

  1. zmfrederick says:

    New survey by SurveyTool.com finds that 88% of users have been annoyed by their friends’ Facebook posts but only 11% feel more lonely from using Facebook: http://bit.ly/fhbLBQ

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