Media Release | January 19, 2017
Most people are concerned about the prospect of their social media accounts being hacked, but a new study finds that it’s actually people we know who frequently access our accounts without our permission.
Media Release | November 26, 2015
A new study by Sauder School of Business Professor Izak Benbasat and his collaborators shows that envy is a key motivator behind Facebook posts and that contributes to a decrease in mental well-being among users.
May 22, 2015
UBC linguist Mark Turin helped translate Facebook’s Safety Check tool into Nepali.
January 2, 2014 - by Jon Azpiri
Daniel Papania is trying to prove that making social media networks tell you who has been viewing your profile is good for users and the bottom line.
Media Release | November 8, 2013
Would-be donors skip giving when offered the chance to show public support for charities in social media, a new study from UBC’s Sauder School of Business finds.
Media Release | May 11, 2011
The increased competition for attention in the digital era has not eroded public confidence in the mainstream news media, according to a study by researchers from UBC’s Graduate School of Journalism.