Technology Gone Global

Technology, such as Social Media, allows for messages to spread around the world much faster than ever before. Twitter is one of the many platforms utilized. It encourages people from around the world to come together. On Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Bell Canada started movement to raise money for mental illnesses. For texts, long distance phone calls, Tweets and Facebook shares, this phone company donated to mental health initiatives in Canada.

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Through Twitter and Facebook, this movement reached and caught the attention of people worldwide, who jumped onto the movement and helped the company raise $5,472,585. Twitter shows people from South California, Belgium, Australia, Costa Rica and even Peru participating through #BellLetsTalk.


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