Social Media Disadvantages

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In this era of globalization, internet have become an important thing among all of us, for example, we use internet to get information that we need every day, it cannot be denied that it have made our life much easier, however, teenagers tend to misuse internet, some of them will spend many hour on internet just for online gaming or social media site. According to Oxford Dictionaries (British and World English, 2015), social media is defined as “websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking.” Social media also known as social networking site, it is also a platform for users to express their own thought and information. Teenagers are more likely to use social networking site such as Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter. This is because it allow them to share their thought freely, it also bring a lot of benefit to them, according to a research that done by Chloe Berryman (2014), social media can strengthen up relationship between each and others. But, there is still a lot of example that people use social media in an extreme way which lead to a lot of issue. According to a news that posted on Mail Online (Pleasance, 2014), a gang of thieves have been caught. The interest thing is, those robbers did not leave any single fingerprints or trace of DNA but police successfully track them down due to a photo of themselves wearing expensive watches and holding stacks of dollar bill on social networking sites. This made us
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