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social network

A group of individuals linked by behaviors (e.g., drug abuse), diseases (e.g., a cancer support group), hobbies or lifestyles (e.g., participation in sports or online friendships), family ties, or professions (e.g., nursing).
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* Salvation, M., Adzharuddin, D, N, A., 2014 "The Influence of Social Network Sites (SNS) upon Academic Performance ofMalaysian Students" Journal of Humanities and Social Science 4(10) 2-6
The main goal of the study is to develop a social code of conduct to develop a healthy, safe, and useful social network for users.
Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship.
Social network addiction among youths in Nigeria, Journal of Social Science and Policy Review, Volume 4, September 2012.
The scale for the individual and social impact of students' social network use: The validity and reliability studies.
The tech giant will unlikely use "iCloud" for the name of this app, so perhaps Apple was only preventing the confusion when it introduces its own social networking service while the iCloud.net social network is still up. 
The selected sample was comprising adult population above 18 years of age from the urban area, that is using at least one social network currently, the number of final valid questionnaire being 285.
Degree centrality can vary by different social networks. Liberman also considers homophily or similarity on networks, asking whether homophily draws people together or results from their common participation in the network.
As the term social network is closely associated with the term to socialise, which means to form and to improve human personality (especially their thinking, feeling and behaviour) and to create and to master human relations, it becomes significant gradually at the time of new technologies.
Friends, friendsters, and top 8: Writing community into being on social network sites.
A week later, the country launched a new social network www.vipnet.tj, which is rather similar to this Russian social network.
Unlike social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, which are public, enterprise social networks are closed communities.