People stalk each other on Facebook for endless hours out of sheer 'boredom'!
Washington, July 6 (ANI): People resort to stalking each other on social sites like Facebook for endless hours out of sheer boredom and to satisfy their entertainment needs.
According to a study, published in the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, people Facebook to tackle boredom, and to satisfy their "entertainment" needs. The study said that Facebook also provides them with an outlet for "interpersonal communication" and "self-expression.
The research also suggests that a certain personality type determines how an individual uses social media and that the reason for engaging with Facebook can fluctuate over time.
According to the Huffington Post, the study done by Daniel Hunt, Archana Krishnan, and David Atkin confirmed that, with the exception of information seeking, all of the other behavioral factors that drive online activity hold true for Facebook, with entertainment and time passing being two of the biggest drivers of Facebook activity.
The entertainment motive was shown to be the most powerful predictor of how much time participants spent on Facebook,", the study concluded.
The study was based on a survey of 417 undergraduate students and was first published this June. (ANI)
Read More: Jind Head Post Office | Karnal Head Post Office | Panipat Head Post Office | Central Post Office | Nepz Post Office | Etah Head Post Office | Kanpur Head Post Office | Nawabganj Head Post Office | Kanpur Cantt. Head Post Office | Varanasi Head Post Office | H M T Post Office | Dharwad Head Post Office | Hubli Head Post Office | Bidar Head Post Office | Finger Post | Archana Po | Dhanbad Head Post Office | Garga Check Post | Facebook | Media and Entertainment Management
CONG FIRM ON GETTING FOOD SECURITY BILL PASSED
May 19, 2013 at 4:17 PM
CANNES HAS BEST ORGANISED RED CARPET-FREIDA PINTO
May 19, 2013 at 4:15 PM
DIPLOMATIC RANBIR CAN'T CHOOSE BETWEEN KATRINA AND DEEPIKA!
May 19, 2013 at 4:12 PM