By: Central News Agency
Facebook has become the most popular way for Taiwanese young adults to make friends with and contact each other, according to a survey on the impact of the use of smart phones on university students.
The survey conducted by Shih Hsin University in Taipei found that adding people to their Facebook friends list has become the most popular way for Taiwan’s young people to get to know one another.
After they become more familiar with their friends on Facebook, they add each other to their contact lists on the instant messaging app LINE and interact with each other through that app, according to the survey.
Only then do young people give their telephone number to those they have become close with, the survey found. [FULL STORY]