SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfilePeople who use the internet and cellphones are not more isolated than those who don’t and, in fact, have larger and more diverse social networks, a new survey suggests.The study seems to refute research from earlier in the decade that suggested embracing technology comes at the expense of close personal connections.The size of people’s “discussion networks” the circle of people with whom people talk about important issues is 12 per cent larger among people who use cellphones than among those who don’t.The survey also found these networks were nine per cent larger among those who use instantRead More →

So this weekend I will haul myself back out to the sporting goods store and get a bigger knee brace. Then I can patch the roof. My teen ager has already told me he and one of his buddies want to come along with me. One year later, the event was renamed X Games. Around the same time, the brand began to dedicate promotional resources to building a deeper connection with the action sports community. Over the next few years, Mountain Dew was viewed as a cultural ambassador of the action sports craze.In five years, action sports accelerated from niche to mass, and a hostRead More →