Social Network Service


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

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 Fa...

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 loc...

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...

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 netw...

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. Th...

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 Read...

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 associate...

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...

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 B...

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 estim...

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 repor...

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 Fac...

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 studen...

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...

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 al...

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...

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...

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. Th...

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 comp...

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 S...

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...

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 mo...

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...

Jan 23 2004, 9:54pm EST