Fringe Social Media: Are you digging deep enough?

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Social media plays a massive role in our everyday lives. The most commonly discussed platforms are the ones that are most widely-used, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit, etc. However, these platforms have been undergoing major changes recently. In … Read More

Forensic Media Psychology in Litigation

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Social media and technology impact our lives in more ways than we can imagine. There are broader applications to the user-generated content that we consume and produce on a daily basis beyond our everyday interactions with smartphones and social media. … Read More

Investigator’s Guide to Tumblr

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The Investigator’s Guide to Social Media introduces popular social media platforms and how information shared on these platforms can benefit investigators. In this installment, we’ll be discussing why one should be investigating Tumblr. What is Tumblr? Founded in 2007,  Tumblr is a microblogging and … Read More

Investigator’s Guide to Foursquare Swarm

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The Investigator’s Guide to Social Media introduces popular social media platforms and how information shared on these platforms can benefit investigators. In this installment, we’ll be discussing why one should be investigating Foursquare Swarm. What is Foursquare Swarm? In 2014, Foursquare launched a spin-off consumer app … Read More