People who've never lived in a world without the Internet.

The intrinsic drive to affiliate with others and gain social acceptance.

Information communicating parties share in common and know they share.

Tracking software involuntarily loaded onto users' computers.

Idea that CMC is full of information allowing effective and efficient meaning making.

When the e-mail sender, after a long wait for a response, believes that something has gone wrong and takes further action.

Humans interacting via digital technology.

The continuous process of impression management.

Immediate, real-time communication interaction.

When people learn who knows something or where they can find it without learning what the information itself might be.

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