What Online Community?

Young people are hyperconnected online, but the recent "deathcast" of Abraham Biggs is a reminder that many aren't really building community

The recent tragic incident involving 19-year-old college student, Abraham Biggs, has unwrapped a host of social, moral, ethical, and legal issues. This American teenager announced his suicide online and broadcast live his last hours on Justin.tv for the world to view. Bizarre and macabre behavior followed as some viewers egged him on.

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