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2012-01-15 08:00:00

Over 1000 members in the USA are now members of Helpcup. A social network dedicated to people in need. Donors wanted. Nationwide (PRWEB) January 15, 2012 Helpcup.com launched its social media network in December 24th 2011. Since its launch over 1000 members have joined for free. Helpcup is a place where businesses, charities and individuals can build a profile page and help each other with professional services or financial help. Although Helpcup does not directly help its members, members...

Murdoch on MySpace "We Screwed Up"
2012-01-14 05:11:18

Media mogul and News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch took to one social network to candidly discuss his and his company's involvement with another on Friday. On his Twitter account, Murdoch addressed the "many jokes and questions" about News Corp.'s purchase of MySpace for $580 million back in 2005. Speaking bluntly, he said that the company "screwed up in every way possible" while learning "lots of valuable expensive lessons." Two years after purchasing the social network, its value increased...

2012-01-13 13:40:00

A recent survey of 350+ medical sales job seekers proves the widespread adoption of social networks as job search tools. According to the data, 85% of respondents use social sites for professional purposes, and 1 in 4 said their activity on a social network had led them to a job in medical sales. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) January 13, 2012 A recent survey from MedReps.com finds the popularity of social networks continues to increase - at least among healthcare sales job seekers. The 2011 Social...

2012-01-11 08:00:00

A private dating club, The Social Network, based in the Chicago land area for 20 years is currently auctioning their URL, TheSocialNetwork.com. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Yes, The Social Network is for sale, but maybe not the one you are thinking of. The Social Network.com URL is for sale. With the current drive in social media and social networking, the term, The Social Network, has defined the ways we interact with each other, used for a movie title and even describes...

2011-12-31 18:00:00

Koobflog.com, the social network for golfers, announces Facebook and Twitter integration making it easier to share content with friends on Facebook and Twitter. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Koobflog.com, the social network for golfers, has added the ability to link Facebook and Twitter accounts to a Koobflog account making it simple to share content with friends on Facebook and Twitter. "There are many choices in social networks and quite often, users have several social...

Harvard Researchers Use Facebook To Study How Friendships Form
2011-12-22 05:04:05

Long-term study analyzes social selection and peer influence in online environments New research funded by the National Science Foundation and published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences by three Harvard University sociologists examines how we select our friends and the role that friendship plays in transmitting tastes and new ideas. Relationships are basic building blocks of society, and understanding who befriends whom can therefore provide insight into...

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