Chapter 4: Social Interaction

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Below is additional material associated with the topics covered in chapter 4.

CSCW and groupware

There are many good sources of information about social media, social networking and CSCW. Here are a few:

Danah Boyd bibliography on social networks sites:

Social messaging

Wakie ( was created by Hrachik Adjamian as a brand new way of waking up by getting random people to wake each other up on

Somebody messaging app – gets the nearest stranger to break bad news to your friends/family in person rather than you having to


A large collection of archived videos from the CSCW conference for the period of 1992-2000