The Problem of “Thin Relationships” On Social Media

No. All those followers are NOT your “friends”

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Umair Haque, the Harvard academic, posts on The Harvard blog, a thought provoking idea about the limitations of social media and the kinds of relationships that are forged via social media. He speaks of “thin relationships” Here’s a quote that expresses the concepts:

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