Social Networking – here to stay

Posted by jerry on March 4th, 2007 — Posted in Journal, New media, Technology

I would have to agree with Henry Jenkins where he notes in his video interview that social networking is here to stay – irrespective of whether it’s YouTube, Myspace or the new leading space FaceBook. Jenkins makes the point that as new young people join online spaces, they want to be in a space that’s not inhabited by their older brothers – making MySpace “so 20 minutes ago”.

Check it out on Angela Thomas’ blog.

Angela Thomas' blog


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Comment by Angela

Yes, isn’t Henry Jenkins just so spot on! At one stage I wasn’t sure I liked Henry because ages ago he called bloggers “cockroaches” in one infamous talk he gave. But I have to say that since he got his own blog I’ve been a faithful fan of all his work!

Posted on March 4, 2007 at 12:09 pm

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