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Facebook's News Feed Is About To Get A Lot Less 'Spammier'
2014-04-11 09:35:09

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook is putting on a new face on its News Feed, as the long-promised clean-up begins. On Thursday Facebook announced a three-prong plan to reduce News Feed spam by going after so-called “like-baiting” – a type of posting where users blatantly ask readers to like, comment, or even share a story. According to the social network many users consider these types of stories – where the poster asks for feedback – to be as much...

Facebook To Get Deeper Into Gaming With Purchase Of Oculus
2014-03-26 12:09:04

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Facebook “got real” when it announced that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Oculus VR. The social networking giant announced that it would pay approximately $2 billion, including $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock -- valued at $1.6 billion, based on the average closing price of the stock over the past 20 trading days -- for the developer of virtual reality technology....

2014-03-04 23:28:48

Looking for a social network with content you actually care about and users who share your interests? Whyttle has arrived – a refreshing new online meeting place where people come together around interests they have in common. (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Washington, DC-based startup Whyttle, Inc. just launched with a bold vision – to enrich lives by fostering community. Whyttle provides a free, user-friendly platform for people to share and connect around interests they have in common....

2014-02-27 23:34:42

iMOM.com has released a free printable to assist parents in setting guidelines for social networking. This “social media contract” will help parents protect their children in the ever-changing online world. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 iMOM’s newly released free printable "Social Media Contract for Kids" gives guidelines for the use of social networking sites. Parents can now set clear boundaries for their children’s online activity thanks to iMOM.com, a...

2014-02-17 08:29:13

Social network for volunteers saw significant increases in user base, participating nonprofits and universities, and global usage ITHACA, N.Y., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GiveGab, the social network for volunteers based in Ithaca, NY, today announced a record-breaking year in 2013. Key performance highlights include: -- Total user base increased 837% -- Participating nonprofits increased 232% -- Increased to 200+ participating Universities -- Global usage across all 6...

2014-02-13 08:28:37

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sqeeqee's CEO is delighted to announce that the 'networthing' social network has just released its Android and iOS apps this week. The mobile apps will allow Android and iOS users to easily connect to Sqeeqee and its wide range of social networking features. Now Sqeeqee fans will be able to conveniently take Sqeeqee wherever they go; the convenience of the mobile apps will enhance business and personal connections providing Sqeeqee...

2014-02-12 23:31:10

In response to an article published by TIME, fishbat, one of the leading Long Island advertising agencies, details four ways Facebook’s Paper app could help spark interest in the social network again. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 fishbat, a leader in Long Island advertising agencies, divulges the reality of Facebook Paper and how it could help spark interest in the social network, which has seen a mass exodus of teens in recent months. According to a February 3rd article from...

2014-02-12 08:35:32

Spreadshirt reinvents laFraise to the delight of the cutting-edge global design community BERLIN, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spreadshirt, the e-commerce platform for creating, selling, and buying ideas on things that consumers love to share, use and carry, is pleased to announce the re-launch of its partner site laFraise. The social network for graphic designers and artists amps up the engagement experience with a new and improved, fully optimized platform for mobile devices....

2014-01-29 12:29:56

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenSky.com, the social network for shopping that empowers the world's best brands to sell socially on its platform and distributed across the Internet, announces today its first-ever #winterblowout event. Starting this morning, brands from across the country are offering exclusive pricing on apparel, accessories, health, beauty, food, kitchen items, home decor, and more using the OpenSky platform. During the three-day celebration,...

2014-01-28 23:29:30

Social network presents the most prominent titles and North American cities that released the most publications in 2013. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Widbook, a digital community that is being considered the new hot spot by readers and writers worldwide, ended 2013 with astonishing growth in its user base. In a six-month period, this number increased more than five times, and today the network has over 200 thousand members. After receiving its first investment in January...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'