Latest Virtual Community Stories

2009-01-08 08:15:00

"Content Nation" Author John Blossom Sees a New Shape to Human Civilization Emerging and Outlines New Imperatives for Businesses and Societies Around the World WESTPORT, Conn., Jan.

2008-12-08 09:00:00

DETROIT, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- We've witnessed the explosive growth of social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace and Bebo. Why? So people can connect for social engagement and entertainment.

2008-11-22 00:17:06

Online support sites for high survival rate cancers have more emotional support content than sites for low survival rate cancers, U.S.

2008-10-20 21:00:07

PR and marketing professionals who want to learn inside tips and techniques for using various online social networking tools, channels and sites for PR purposes will discover practical strategies at a new audio conference from Bulldog Reporter's PR University: "Using Social Networks for PR: How to Tell Your Story in Online Communities Like Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn and Beyond." Attendees will come away with practical ideas on what generates buzz online -- and how to use that knowledge to...

2008-10-17 08:45:00

Men and women differ in Internet behavior, such as frequency of Web surfing, online community membership and reading habits, U.S. researchers said.

2008-10-14 18:00:11

Related Information: Conference Web site: www.socialmediameme.com Highlights / Key Facts: -- WebGuild is holding a Social Media Strategies Conference on October 29-30, 2008 in San Francisco, CA.

2008-09-15 09:00:24

Awareness, Inc., the leader in enterprise social media, today announced the release of the second in a series of reports on enterprise social media, "Trends and Best Practices in Adopting Web 2.0 in 2008." To download the free report, click here.

2008-09-10 08:05:00

Americans are spending increasing amounts of time hanging around virtual worlds in the forms of cartoon-like avatars that change appearances according to users' wills, fly through floating cities in the clouds and teleport instantly to glowing crystal canyons and starlit desert landscapes.

2008-08-05 15:00:28

ITtoolbox, the online community where professionals and executives share knowledge to support their information technology decisions, today announced that it is celebrating its tenth anniversary. ITtoolbox launched in August 1998 as one of the first business-focused online communities.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.