Latest social network Stories

2012-09-19 16:21:07

More than 900 million people worldwide are active users of the social networking site Facebook, and it is estimated that as many as one-third report using Facebook to check on the activities of former romantic partners. The effects of remaining Facebook friends with an ex-lover or even just following their activities online can disrupt a person's ability to heal emotionally and move on with his or her life, according to an article in Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, a...

2012-09-10 23:03:22

Leading Insurance Provider Selects Hearsay Social for Social Sales and Marketing on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Hearsay Social, provider of the leading enterprise social sales and marketing platform, today announced that Allstate Insurance Company has selected Hearsay Social to support its social media strategy and local agents in their use of social media. Allstate has chosen Hearsay Social to enable agents to continue to share useful...

2012-09-06 23:02:43

Hollie Blue Inc., a social network and on-line expo dedicated to health, sex and romantic wellness incorporates 'Do NoT Track' and other privacy policies that ensure personal data is never sold or shared so members can explore health and sex with confidence and privacy. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 05, 2012 Hollie Blue Inc. is delighted to announce its support for DNT, otherwise known as ℠Do Not Track´. DNT means data on user behaviour is not tracked and provided to...

2012-08-15 21:47:42

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information will be looking into whether Facebook facial recognition technology breaks privacy policies. The data protection watchdog said it will be reopening proceedings against the social network's technology on Wednesday. The proceedings initially stopped pending negotiations between Facebook and the Irish Commissioner for Data Protection. Facebook utilizes its...

More Facebook Users Turning Into Gamers
2012-08-15 06:35:00

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While most may see it as a place to hang out and catch up with friends, Facebook is actually growing into a hub to play games, according to a TechCrunch report. The social network said that over 235 million people play games on Facebook, which is an 8.4 percent increase since January 1.  In all, Facebook has a total of more than 900 million members. Facebook said it drove its users to Apple's App Store and Google's Play...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.