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Pinterest Ditches Invitation Only Membership

Pinterest Ditches Invitation Only Membership No more invites to join

Aug 9 2012, 11:15am CDT

Facebook Buys Gowalla

Facebook Buys Gowalla Location-based startup goes under Facebook umbrella

Dec 5 2011, 6:01pm CST

Mobile Game Words With Friends Coming To Facebook

Mobile Game Words With Friends Coming To Facebook Zynga's first mobile-exclusive title goes all social

Aug 3 2011, 1:33pm CDT

Is Facebook Sitting in an E-Commerce Bubble?

Is Facebook Sitting in an E-Commerce Bubble? Survey says: Yes.

May 16 2011, 12:45pm CDT

Facebook Debuts E-Mail Service, Really A Plan To Control All Your Communications

Facebook Debuts E-Mail Service, Really A Plan To Control All Your Communications Facebook wants to dominate even more of your life

Nov 15 2010, 2:04pm CST

Myspace Actually Tries To Become Relevant Again With Sweeping Redesign

MySpace Actually Tries To Become Relevant Again With Sweeping Redesign Hmm...Good luck with that

Oct 27 2010, 6:12pm CDT

People Spending More Time On Facebook That Any Other Site

People Spending More Time On Facebook That Any Other Site And that includes YouTube

Sep 10 2010, 7:23am CDT

Google Settles Lawsuit Over Buzz Privacy

Google Settles Lawsuit Over Buzz Privacy Not everyone likes having private information exposed

Sep 3 2010, 6:28pm CDT

CES 2015 News
Facebook Edges Towards 500 Million Users

Facebook Edges Towards 500 Million Users The world's most popular social networking site is about to mark another milestone. Rumors from across the Internet (via All Facebook) believe an announcement should be imminent. Facebook has already sent out an...

Jul 16 2010, 11:36am CDT

Majority Of People Who Share Their Location Are Worried About Security So, let me know if there's an easy solution to this problem: 55% of the people who use geo-tracking services to share their location on Facebook and Twitter say they are worried about security implications. Hmmm...if...

Jul 15 2010, 10:16pm CDT

Facebook Finally Reacts To Privacy Fallout Its "too big to fail" mentality didn't exactly work out, so Facebook is now restructuring its latest privacy controls, even if it does come with a bit of condescension from CEO Mark Zuckerberg. In a blog post on...

May 26 2010, 9:10pm CDT

NASA Goes All Social Media With iPhone Update There's a new version of NASA's iPhone app as of today, and it brings in a slew of ways to connect between NASA and social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. In case you haven't downloaded it, NASA's app...

Mar 31 2010, 12:59pm CDT

MWC: Facebook Zero Coming to Mobiles Facebook has announced at MWC that a new version of its social networking site is coming aimed specifically at mobile users. The new version will be called Facebook Zero. Zero will be a text only version of the social...

Feb 17 2010, 6:03am CST

A Very Facebook Christmas

A Very Facebook Christmas Mark Zuckerberg and the other folks behind Facebook have had a very good Christmas this year. Traffic analyst Hitwise (via ReadWriteWeb) has announced that, for the first time ever, Facebook was the #1 most-visited...

Dec 29 2009, 11:57am CST

Surge in Mobile Use Thanks to Facebook and Twitter Social networking is booming with users flocking to MySpace and Twitter as a way to keep up with friends and business associates. A recent study has shown that as many as one third of youths in Europe are accessing...

Jul 15 2009, 6:50am CDT

Twitter's fresh plans to increase revenue

Twitter's fresh plans to increase revenue Twitter, the latest social-networking big thing has come up with what it thinks is the right solution to increase it's revenue without the need for charging users access fees and avoiding the need for adverts slapped...

May 20 2009, 7:00am CDT

Oldest Twitter User is 104

Oldest Twitter User is 104 Twitter and other social networking platforms are often thought of as playgrounds for younger computer users. No one told Ivy Bean that when the 104-year-old woman signed up for Twitter. The woman uses the Twitter...

May 15 2009, 6:37am CDT

Apple Tries to Buy Twitter Reports are coming in that Apple is in advanced talks to purchase the social networking/microblogging site Twitter for an estimated $700 million. The alleged offer amount on the table for Twitter is interesting; Apple...

May 5 2009, 6:35am CDT

Twitter May Effect Users Morality

Twitter May Effect Users Morality According to new research, using websites like Twitter and Facebook may affect a person's morals. The study findings were reported by the Brain and Creativity institute at the University of Southern California. The...

Apr 14 2009, 7:47am CDT

Students Who Use Facebook Study Less, Duh

Students Who Use Facebook Study Less, Duh A study has proven what parents, teachers, and the students themselves already knew; putting more time in to socializing on Facebook rather than studying leads to poor performance on tests. That bit is hardly a shocker...

Apr 13 2009, 7:40am CDT

Students Say Ban Twitter and Facebook Students at Bournemouth University are calling for some computers at the school to be marked for academic work only. The students complain that too many people are using the computers at the university for things like...

Apr 1 2009, 7:39am CDT

Facebook Campaign to catch Rapist The fiancé of a young woman that was raped after a night out in Manchester has set up a facebook group in attempt to catch her attacker. The 20 year old woman was found by the police shaking in undergrowth after she...

Apr 1 2009, 5:00am CDT

Vodafone to offer its Customers Twitter SMS Updates Personally I’ve never been one to understand all the hype surrounding the social networking craze, Facebook and Myspace have all passed me by but now if you are really into your “tweets”, @replies and you’re a Vodafone...

Mar 29 2009, 10:15am CDT

Twitter Now on Primary School Curriculum

Twitter Now on Primary School Curriculum When you think back to your primary school days you probably recall classes like reading, math, and science. However, when your kids look back to their primary school days they may remember those subjects, plus ones...

Mar 27 2009, 6:37am CDT

Social Networks More Popular than Email According to Nielsen social networks like Facebook and MySpace are now more popular than email according to recent research. A recent report from the company showed that 66.8% of Internet users worldwide use social...

Mar 11 2009, 7:37am CDT

U.S. Army Bans Soldiers from Facebook and MySpace The Sun reports that the U.S. Army has banned soldiers from using popular social networking sites like MySpace and Facebook. The reason is that military officials fear that soldiers may inadvertently leak secrets to the...

Feb 16 2009, 7:06am CST

Twitter officially says No to charging Business Users just yet Twitter, the always on social network service, had to issue an offical statement (Via Techmeme to dismiss reports that the company is starting to charge businesses for using Twitter. Earlier this week reports made its...

Feb 10 2009, 11:34pm CST

T-Mobile and Bebo Team Up for Social Networking

T-Mobile and Bebo Team Up for Social Networking T-mobile and the leading social networking site in the UK, Bebo, have teamed up to add Bebo and Piczo to T-Mobile’s My Social Sites Service. Users in the UK can use the services and stay in touch wherever their T-Mobile...

Jun 19 2008, 6:32am CDT

Over a Quarter of UK Kids 8 to 11 Have Social Network Profiles

Over a Quarter of UK Kids 8 to 11 Have Social Network Profiles There is no doubt that social networking sites are popular on both sides of the pond. BBC News says that more than a quarter of 8 to 11 year olds kids who are online now have a profile on a social network in the UK....

Apr 2 2008, 10:35am CDT

Facebook Visitor Numbers Drop Reports are coming in that the popular social networking site Facebook has seen its visitor’s slump for the first time in 17 months. According to Pocket-lint, Facebook’s visitors dropped from 8.9 million in December to...

Feb 22 2008, 1:28pm CST

Google Launches Orkut to combat Friendster

Google Launches Orkut to combat Friendster Google launches Social Networks Service ala Friendster. Google released orkut.com on Thursday. It is still in the test phase and membership is by invitation only. The launch of Orkut comes after Friendster...

Jan 23 2004, 9:54pm EST