Beme is a video-based social network which aims to encourage more shared content by removing the users' access to editing tools.
Twitter has enjoyed watching the fall of Australia's Speaker of the House of Representatives, Bronwyn Bishop, and like any self-respecting social network has torn her to shreds. Bishop resigned from her position on Sunday, after the true extent of her obsession with lavish travel at the taxpayer's expense had been revealed. Show More Summary
Social network starts testing a new feature that lets users check in on live events from their couches at home.
Social network site for professionals LinkedIn is going gangbusters, recently posting a 33 per cent jump in revenue in its second quarter, exceeding expectations. It is becoming a formidable tool for workers to source news relevant to their professions as well as seek potential job opportunities. Show More Summary
If the recent controversy over Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature has you concerned about wireless security, good. In this post, I explain why wireless security is as much social as it is technological, and suggest four ways to make your wireless network safer.
Facebook had a big quarter. The social network generated earnings of $0.50 per share, beating expectations for $0.47. This was on better-than-expected revenue, which jumped 39% year-over-year to $4.04 billion. "This was another strong quarter for our community," CEO Mark Zuckerberg said. Show More Summary
Create a social network or risk everything. That was the original pitch for Google's Facebook rival, Google+, a refrain hammered over and over by the social network's chief architect, Vic Gundotra, in meetings with the company's topShow More Summary
Half of the news that appears on Twitter as 'trending topics' goes unmentioned in the traditional news media, and when both sources carry it, 60 percent of the stories appear first on the social network. Those are some of the conclusions of a study which analyzes the dissemination of news on Twitter compared with the traditional media.
The summer is heating up and so are our favorite social networks! July was another busy month featuring a variety of social media changes. The post What’s New in Social Media? 12 Updates from July 2015 by @thebigdebowski appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
While you can talk about politics, religion, and socially important news on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, they aren’t always the best places to do so. These hot-button subjects can cause arguments, or one’s opinion may be completely...Show More Summary
The Roddy Piper Twitter trend was number one on the popular social networking platform after news broke of the wrestling legend’s death on Friday. The Inquisitr reports that Piper died in his sleep from cardiac arrest, leaving colleagues,...Show More Summary
For many people in developing countries, the cost of data incurred by using social networks, sharing files, watching videos and playing games makes such activities prohibitively expensive. But if the idea behind a new startup catches on, "data back" programs might become the new cash back reward programs for mobile users around the world. Show More Summary
A new, angry, three-minute rap song in English has a simple message for the global consumer product company Unilever – clean up. The video, which was viewed and shared online by tens of thousands of people on social media networks in India on Friday, is the latest tool in the environmental battle against mercury poisoning being […]
A few weeks ago, we wrote about a troubling provision that the Senate Intelligence Committee had inserted into this year's intelligence authorization bill, which would require social networks to report to the government any "terrorist activity" they see on their systems. Show More Summary
Like many Facebook users, Mark Zuckerberg turned to the social network to announce that he and his wife were expecting a baby.
Some Android users since June have seen a small, but significant tweak to Twitter: more hearts and fewer stars. Now it's iOS users' turn The social network has begun rolling out an experimental feature to some iOS users that largely swaps out stars for hearts when users "favorite" or save tweets. Show More Summary
Pinterest is about to get a boost with the hiring of Macintosh icon designer Susan Kare. Kare, 61, is joining the social network as a product design lead, where she will influence the way Pinterest looks — much in the same way she helped...Show More Summary
If you’re a fan of the “hide” feature on Facebook, then you’ll want to pay attention — it’s getting a small tweak today that could affect the stories you see on the social network. For the “small group of people” on Facebook that hide a large number of stories in their News Feed for whatever […]
Mark Zuckerberg's social network is about to get just a teeny bit bigger. The Facebook CEO posted that he and his wife Priscilla Chan are expecting a baby girl See also: How to bookmark links on Facebook to read them later While theShow More Summary
This is icon for social networking website. This is part of Open Icon Library's webpage icon package. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) If you'd like to see more traffic coming to your blog, you need to get a custom domain, especially if you are using Blogger to host your blog. Show More Summary