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Are Our Online "Friends" Really Friends?
January 2012 (vol. 45 no. 1)
pp. 91-93
Shyong (Tony) K. Lam, University of Minnesota
John Riedl, University of Minnesota
Do social media contribute to or detract from the creation of social capital, the vital currency that forms the basis of enduring relationships?
Index Terms:
Social computing, Crowdsourcing Geowikis, Social computing, Social capital, Facebook, Dunbar's number, Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
Citation:
Shyong (Tony) K. Lam, John Riedl, "Are Our Online "Friends" Really Friends?," Computer, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 91-93, Jan. 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.5
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