Let Facebook Become a True Friend

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Let Facebook Become A Real Friend
Le Hong Anh
Huynh Thi Kim Hanh
Nguyen Dac Huy
Ho Minh Phuc
Nguyen Thi Kim Sa
Phan Thi Kim Thoa
Nguyen Thi Thanh Thuy
Business Academic Skills
November 7th 2012
Douglas Foster

Let Facebook Become A Real Friend
“Social network”-a familiar clause -which is used to regard the virtual community on the Internet, emerged as a common type of communication, entertainment for almost young generations and become the lives of many individuals. Providing many kinds of social group together in one place and making them interact is really a great thing.
One of those popular social networks is Facebook, which is considered as the world’s biggest social site. The founder of Facebook-Mark Zuckerberg-launched his product on the 4th of February 2004 and witnessed a remarkable rise in the number of registered member and page views each day. Existing research shows that young people are motivated to join this site to make friends, to keep in touch with the old ones who they have not seen for many years or live in another region of the Earth, to strengthen ties with new acquaintances (Acquisti, and Gross, as cited in Valenzuela, Park, and Kee, 2006, p. 3). Besides, Facebook also allow them to exchange news and discuss issues, both public and private. However, this social network site is not entirely free from drawbacks. If one is not a Facebook user, he/she can easily realize the problems it can cause.
In this paper, the authors examine some benefits and problems that Facebook provides to people. More importantly, the paper also strengthen the thesis and argument by highlighting the most negative effect–Losing real life and introduce some ways to encourage people to take action in community, in order to make Facebook become a real friend of each people. In doing so, the paper aims to gain a perception of turning the meaningless actions on…...

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