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  1. Quiz

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Are you a Facebook addict? Researchers from Norway have developed the Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale, a new instrument to measure addiction to the social networking site. Dr Cecilie Schou Andreassen, a psychologist who heads the University of Bergen's Facebook addiction research project, found that symptoms of Facebook addiction ...

  2. Face time

    Posted May 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amy Wu Hi, my name is Amy and I am a Facebook addict. I wish Facebook had never existed, that I had never joined. I wish that I could forever delete my profile and never log on again. I wish Mark Zuckerberg had become a lawyer or doctor like other Harvard kids. But, let's be realistic, it's not going to happen. Before Facebook, I was a print junkie. I religiously ...

  3. HK activists shut out of Facebook accounts

    Posted Jun 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com A dozen social activists, including a radical lawmaker, found themselves unexpectedly shut out of their Facebook accounts for up to six hours yesterday, days ... Wai-yee, an assistant to People Power lawmaker Wong Yuk-man, was kicked out of her Facebook account while logged in, moments after sharing a picture poking fun at outgoing Chief Executive Donald ...

  4. A Facebook scam

    Posted May 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei The internet is filled with scams. One of the latest is on Facebook. It's called Disney Giveaway. A user set up a page titled 'Receive 4 Disney Land/Disney World ... by giving away free tickets to Facebook users. So far nearly 20,000 people globally have joined the event and nearly 550,000 others have been invited. It is believed the page was set up to get ...

  5. Mums and dads like to friend their offspring on Facebook

    Posted Apr 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan A study has found that many parents have started using social networks like Facebook to better understand their children. In a recent survey, Hong Kong Christian Social Service ... on their children's posts and activities. They said they used Facebook to gauge their children's mental and emotional state. But they preferred to let children sort their problems out with the help ...

  6. Firms ignore ban and run Facebook ads

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to let a little obstacle like government censorship get in their way. The potential for profits by reaching out to Facebook's legions of regular users outweighs the risks and hassles ... with Facebook in 2010. Late last year, adSage started helping mainland firms open Facebook accounts, while also offering the firms guidance on managing advertising campaigns on the networking site. ...

  7. Saving face

    Posted Jun 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... employee's Facebook profile, is the answer to landing a great job not to have a life, at least on Facebook? However creepy it may seem for employers to be sneaking peeks at our Facebook accounts, ... Facebook accounts. The truth is that, no matter what your settings are, some information will always be public- your profile pictures, your basic network and location, and who you are friends with. ...

  8. The folly of 'friending' strangers on Facebook

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alex Wong, Abingdon School, Oxford Recently I topped the 1,000 friends mark on Facebook. I was excited about that, but then began to have second thoughts: am I sharing too much of myself ... close friends in real life as against an average of 130 friends on Facebook. In fact, many people we deal with on Facebook might be complete strangers. Some of them might even take advantage ...

  9. Correction

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The 'School Children Stand Up for Your Planet' campaign by the Facebook group of the same name will be held tomorrow and not yesterday as published. ...

  10. Reaching out to the Facebook generation

    Posted Sep 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Arthur Chan Chun-yat, Oxford University Recently, flames engulfed Tsz Wan Shan bus station. One bus was burned to ashes and two other buses were severely damaged. The station literally melted in the fire. Shortly after, there were reports that five teenagers had claimed responsibility for the arson attack. They boasted about it on Facebook. None of the teens were actually ...




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