Akbulut D. E. , AKBULUT M. T.

7th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN), Barcelona, Spain, 6 - 08 July 2015, pp.7883-7890 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Barcelona
  • Country: Spain
  • Page Numbers: pp.7883-7890
  • Keywords: Architecture, Social Network, Education, Learning


In Turkey, use of social network and diversity of use is increasing every day. According to the Google Consumer Barometer, % 72 of internet users go online daily in Turkey (this ratio was measured in the 16-24 age range 84%, in the 25-34 age range 77%, 35-44 years of age in 62%, in the 45-54 age range 41%, and 55+ age range to be 62%). And also usage rates for social network usage are over 40% among internet users in the world. They are especially high in Turkey, where 92% of the online population uses social network. The percentage of use of online video watched is % 29 at work or in school. From 2012 to 2014 the smartphone usage has reached 39% increased three-fold. Such figures indicate that Turkey is located in the top among other countries surveyed.