Although the Internet has spurned many platforms for people to have a greater voice and involvement in their society, Twitter is a better source of information than traditional news sources and online search engines, according to Benjamin Gleason in the journal American Behavioral Scientist.
Gleason, a doctoral student in MSU's College of Education enthuses that Twitter as a news tool exposes "learners to multiple perspectives and offers powerful implications for formal and informal educational settings."
Federal Programs Related to - Computer & Information Science
Programs that conduct research in the area of science that addresses the study of data and information storage and processing systems including hardware, software, basic design principles, user requirements analysis and related economic and policy issues. Artificial Intelligence; Computer Architecture; Computer Science; Data Processing Technology; Information Sciences; Information Technology; Information Management; Information Science; Parallel Processing; Robotics; Software Engineering; Supercomputers
Mulago Foundation’s Associate Portfolio Director, Kristin Gilliss, writes how the Skoll World Forum is featuring a variety of delegates and speakers working on innovative solutions to societal challenges worldwide.