Mar 27, 2009

Citizen journalism

In this last video from the Who R U? series, a look at the emergence of citizen journalism.
Mar 19, 2009

Truth and lies in online dating

Zahraa Al Khalisi
Lauren Baron
Marina Brkljaca
Liane Fisher
Dan Punch
But when it comes to dating sites, many users feel it's easier to be truthful about who they are online.
Mar 12, 2009

Social media as the new frontier for NGOs

Matt Puddister
Kelly Quance
Sylvia Squair
Salma Tarikh
In an increasingly interconnected world, social media may provide the most direct way of helping NGOs publicize their causes to potential recruits.
Mar 5, 2009

Jewish identity in a digital age

Britt Aharoni
Natalia Halec
Michelle Higgins
Natasha Marar
Shobhita Sharma
The Internet is playing a significant role in helping Jews makes such discoveries about their family history.
Feb 27, 2009

Eating Disorders Online

A shocking look into the "pro-ana" (pro-anorexia) community and a response from those who have made it through the experience.
Feb 26, 2009

Eating disorders and online identities

Amy Barrington
Dale Carruthers
Laura Downs
Claire Michalewicz
Erin Albert
A growing number of websites offer advice on how to lose weight fast, how to hide weight loss from parents or doctors and other advice beneficial to individuals with eating disorders.
Feb 19, 2009

I am nobody: Anonymity on the Internet

Emily Beers
Todd Devlin
John Paul Hogan
Chris Mitchell
Frances Willick
It's a subculture of madness that gets exponentially more offensive as users try to outdo each other. Nothing is off limits.
Feb 12, 2009

Second Life, second identity

<span>Kate Kurys, Alexis Brown, Emily Burke, Jill Buchner explore the second life that some people are choosing to live - virtually on the internet. </span>
Feb 12, 2009

Second Life, Second Identity

In this episode of WhoRU? we ask why so many people are so invested in the avatars that let them explore virtual worlds.
Feb 12, 2009

Second Life, second identity

Alexis Brown
Kate Kurys
Emily Burke
Jill Buchner
Linden Labs is one company that has experienced economic strain. But if it were to close its doors, it wouldn't just put people out of jobs, it would put millions of people out of their second home.
Feb 5, 2009

Branding Yourself Online

Who Are You?
Second in a 9-week feature series on identity and technology. Rabbletv and rabble.ca will also feature parts of this project.
Feb 5, 2009

Personal branding: Paying attention to your online image

Jessica Ireland
Rosaleen O’Mahony
Josh Freeman
Cameron MacLean
James Carruthers
Everyone already has a personal brand whether they know it or not. When a person's name is brought up to a group of associates, the thoughts their peers connect with that person's name is their brand.
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