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How do older people use e-mail?

Researchers at the Universidad Pompeu Fabra (UPF, Spain) have studied how older people interact and use email in their daily life. The study was carried out in social centres in Barcelona and will be used to design new email ...

dateApr 19, 2010 in Social Sciences
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Gossip in the workplace: A weapon or gift

Gossip in the workplace can be a weapon in reputational warfare or a gift and can offer clues to power and influence not found on organizational charts. New research from Indiana University details how the weapon is wielded ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Social Sciences
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