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2010-04-20 13:00:00

BEDFORD, Mass., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite being aware of security threats, the risky online behavior of young adults can negatively affect their future career prospects and financial standings, while leaving them vulnerable to identity theft and fraud, according to a new survey commissioned by RSA, The Security Division of EMC (NYSE: EMC). "The irony of these findings is that the generation that has grown up with the greatest percentage of its life knowing technology and the...

2009-12-23 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With the National Retail Federation forecasting a 1 percent drop in holiday sales this year, one bright spot has emerged from the otherwise bleak retail landscape. Companies, like Cellufun the world's largest mobile and social gaming community, sold more than $1 billion in virtual goods in the United States in 2009. Analysts say that number will likely double in 2010 as the country scrambles to catch up with an industry that is valued at $5 billion...

2009-12-09 22:30:00

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- MOL Global Pte. Ltd. ("MOL Global"), an affiliate of leading online payment solutions provider MOL AccessPortal Berhad ("MOL"), and Friendster, Inc. ("Friendster"), the operator of a top global web site based on traffic and a leading social network in Asia, announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement under which MOL Global will acquire 100% of Friendster. The principal shareholder of MOL is Tan Sri Vincent Tan, the Chairman...

2009-12-09 08:00:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Online social networks have become so central to teens' lifestyles that they would consider their ability to access them during working hours when weighing a job offer. This is according to the seventh annual Junior Achievement/Deloitte Teen Ethics Survey, which focused on the ethical implications of the popularity of social networking. Nearly nine-in-10 (88 percent) teens surveyed use social networks every day, with 70 percent saying they...

2009-12-03 20:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Friendster, Inc., a top global web site based on traffic, today announced a new brand and web site packed with new features representing a significant milestone in the company's history and further signifying the company's evolution to focus on the Asian youth market. The notable changes include a new fun-centric brand, and a redesigned web site with an emphasis on local relevance, enhancing the overall user experience. The new direction and...

2009-11-16 09:11:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- During the past year when tweeting on Twitter has become all the rage, programmers have been hard at work developing ways to take social networking to the next level. The result is Sokule, a new social networking site offering all the features of Twitter plus many important innovations. Most notably, Sokule gives users a way to earn commissions by leading followers to upgrade their memberships. "Sokule is Twitter monetized. We've taken the best...

2009-11-11 06:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- During the past year when tweeting on Twitter has become all the rage, programmers have been hard at work developing ways to take social networking to the next level. The result is SOKULE, a new social networking site offering all the features of Twitter plus many important innovations. Most notably, SOKULE gives users a way to earn commissions by leading followers to upgrade their memberships. "SOKULE is Twitter monetized. We've taken the best features...

2009-10-05 19:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Friendster, Inc., a top global web site based on traffic, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded the social networking pioneer a new U.S. Patent, titled "Method for Sharing Relationship Information Stored in a Social Network Database with Third Party Databases" (U.S. Patent No. 7,478,078). Friendster has been granted five patents since July 2006, validating the company's early and continual innovation in...

2009-10-01 07:10:00

LOGAN, Utah, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- SocialSAM announced today the first-ever SocialSAM social media training SAMinar, scheduled for October 20-21, 2009, in Logan, Utah. Attendees will gather with social media users from around the country and listen to company co-founder George Tran and other social media experts, as they discuss social marketing principles with the unique benefits of integrated e-commerce. The conference is designed as an interactive experience where attendees can...

2009-09-18 07:20:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- SOKULE works like Twitter, but with more advanced features and affiliate commissions. During the past year when tweeting on Twitter has become all the rage, programmers have been hard at work developing ways to take social networking to the next level. The result is SOKULE, a new social networking site offering all the features of Twitter plus many important innovations. Most notably, SOKULE gives users a way to earn commissions by leading followers to...


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Social Networking Service
2013-01-27 09:02:30

A social networking service is an online service provided to the public for social interaction between families, friends, and also for gaining new friends over the internet. These networks often include such services as e-mail and instant messaging. Social networks are found worldwide and used by half of the world’s population in some form or another. In 2011 a survey revealed 47 percent of adults and 73 percent of teens use a social networking service. You can use these services to...

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