Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again.

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  • Additional Information
    • Author-Supplied Keywords:
      Teenagers
    • Subject Terms:
    • NAICS/Industry Codes:
      334220 Radio and Television Broadcasting and Wireless Communications Equipment Manufacturing
      517210 Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
      443142 Electronics Stores
      417320 Electronic components, navigational and communications equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
    • Abstract:
      The article presents a humorous explanation for why the author decided to quit using social networking services such as Twitter and Facebook between Memorial Day and Labor Day in 2014, focusing on social media and the author's cell phone use patterns. According to the article, members of Generation X and Generation Y (Millennials) keep their smartphones accessible 22 hours a day. It states that the first thing that 80 percent of Americans do each day after waking up is check their smartphones.
    • Full Text Word Count:
      861
    • ISSN:
      0040-781X
    • Accession Number:
      97754097
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      OSWALT, P. Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again. TIME Magazine, [s. l.], v. 184, n. 9/10, p. 28, 2014. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097. Acesso em: 27 maio. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Oswalt P. Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again. TIME Magazine. 2014;184(9/10):28. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097. Accessed May 27, 2020.
    • APA:
      Oswalt, P. (2014). Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again. TIME Magazine, 184(9/10), 28.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Oswalt, Patton. 2014. “Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again.” TIME Magazine 184 (9/10): 28. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097.
    • Harvard:
      Oswalt, P. (2014) ‘Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again’, TIME Magazine, 184(9/10), p. 28. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097 (Accessed: 27 May 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Oswalt, P 2014, ‘Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again’, TIME Magazine, vol. 184, no. 9/10, p. 28, viewed 27 May 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Oswalt, Patton. “Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again.” TIME Magazine, vol. 184, no. 9/10, Sept. 2014, p. 28. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Oswalt, Patton. “Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again.” TIME Magazine 184, no. 9/10 (September 8, 2014): 28. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Oswalt P. Why I Quit Twitter—and Will Again. TIME Magazine [Internet]. 2014 Sep 8 [cited 2020 May 27];184(9/10):28. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=buh&AN=97754097