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Social networks on the Internet: a practical investigation about file sharing on Facebook
The social networks on the internet have experienced rapid growth and joined millions of users in Brazil and throughout the world. Such networks allow groups of people to communicate and exchange information. Sharing ...
Linking marine and terrestrial ecosystem services through governance social networks analysis in Central Patagonia (Argentina)
The complex relationship among diverse natural factors in a given ecosystem and with society could be not explicitly reflected in governance actions and policy. Social networks are useful tools to characterize these links ...
Cloud-assisted Computing for Event-driven Mobile Services
Services for People Innovation Park � Planning Methodologies
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2014)
Social Networks, Segregation and Poverty in Sao Paulo
The associations between segregation and urban poverty have been intensely scrutinized by the sociology and urban studies literatures. More recently, several studies have emphasized the importance of social networks for ...
The social network of alcohol users undergoing treatment in a mental health service
(Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto / Universidade de São Paulo, 2011)
The treatment of alcohol and drug users requires an extended reflection on the influence of the family and other social network groups of these individuals. Thus, this study, results of a qualitative study, aimed at ...
Groups of services delivered by Brazilian branchless banking and respective network integration models
(Elsevier Science BVAmsterdam, 2012)
Over the last decade, Brazil has pioneered an innovative model of branchless banking, known as correspondent banking, involving distribution partnership between banks, several kinds of retailers and a variety of other ...
A social software for mobile learning
The traditional teaching methods of the Learning Management Systems (or LMS) are rigid in nature and impose limitations on the teaching process. By having a closed pattern, these tools end up hurting the student, for ...
A social cloud-based tool to deal with time and media mismatch of intergenerational family communication
Social media services are increasingly used to support social interaction among young people and adults. Older adults however, are often reluctant to use social media services, and prefer to socialize through face-to-face ...