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2013-03-01 23:00:37

A recently added market report by Transparency Market Research on “Social Networking Market - Global Trends, Growth And Industry Analysis (2010 - 2017)" is now available for pre-order.

2013-02-24 23:00:03

The startup social network aptly titled “Weed Meet” has opened for user participation and beta testing in the United States.

Facebook Promoted Friends Posts Program Draws The Ire Of Many
2013-02-18 07:44:03

On Friday, Facebook officials announced a new program that will allow users to pay to promote content posted by their friends, but the new service has almost immediately started raising privacy-related red flags amongst members of the media and users of the social network.

Facebook Officials Reveal That The Social Network Was Hacked
2013-02-17 08:41:02

Facebook was the target of a “sophisticated attack” by hackers, but there is no evidence any sensitive information belonging to the website’s approximately one billion users was compromised.

Social Networks Determine GPA
2013-02-15 04:45:42

According to a new study published this week in the journal PLoS ONE, a student’s GPA is clearly affected by who they choose to hang out with. A social network of students with higher GPAs will influence other students to raise their GPA as well.

Social Networking Is A Young Woman’s Game
2013-02-14 18:24:59

Those survey crazy folks over at the Pew Internet and American Life Project are at it again, this time giving us some hard numbers on the current state of social networking in America.

Facebook 'Like' Button Draws Criticism And Lawsuit
2013-02-12 04:40:08

In a non-surprising turn of events, one group doesn't quite like the idea of Facebook using a "Like" button, so much so they are suing the world's largest social network over it.


Word of the Day
gubbings
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'