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PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Professional Safety;Jun2009, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights some of the criteria in signing a social networking sites in the U.S. It cites the profiles of the users wherein they can express theoughts and opinions on various issues, post photographs, and list their friend networks. It further notes that social networks should provide the selection to set the users profile to private and block other users.
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41687784

 

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