During episode 40 of the Beyond Social Media Show, David Erickson discusses the Mall of America’s expansion and the unique twist the retail destination put on the old cliche of a groundbreaking media event.
B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discuss the University of Glasgow study of 11,000 British children that found that playing video games, even as early as five years old, does not lead to later behavior problems.
David Erickson discusses a recent study published in the journal Psychological Science, that indicates that the side effect warnings that are required to be included in drug commercials actually increase sales of the pharmaceutical in question.
David Erickson discusses how Reddit shut down a subreddit devoted to finding the Navy Yard shooter based on the experience of the Boston Marathon virtual manhunt during which innocent people were implicated.