The social network is exploring modular architecture partly to make its physical infrastructure "faster, leaner, smarter." Facebook is in the midst of rolling out an ever-so-slightly different redesign to its News Feed, meaning it trimmed down its widgets and shifted some font weights. Show More Summary
Imgur, the photo-hosting site that started as a place to host material for Reddit, now has its own exclusive social network.
With the invasion of granparents, baby pictures, and wedding photos on popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter, everyone is putting on their best face for their online profiles, and it seems there is no true place where one can "go wild." LIVR, a new social network app, that only lets you enter if you are legally intoxicated, hopes to change that.
What originally started as a social network for college attendees soon became the thriving multi-connector for the world. Despite its collection of user data, its occasionally intrusive advertising, and its annoying social games, users flock to it. Show More Summary
A cleaner layout, bigger images and Helvetica brings Facebook on the desktop more in line with the mobile experience. Back when it was just a scrappy little start-up instead of a social networking juggernaut, Facebook's motto used to...Show More Summary
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. A New News Feed For Facebook (AllFacebook) The most valuable piece of real estate on Facebook will have a new look “in the coming weeks,” as the social network announced an update to its News Feed, aimed at making its presentation more consistent across desktop and mobile. Show More Summary
Most social networking services are a sea of inane comments on people’s pictures of their pets or children. Or both. But Livr, a social network for drinking and socializing promises to be different. For one thing, it won’t even let you log in until you’ve had a drink and blown into the blood-alcohol analyzer attachment. Show More Summary
With social media here to stay, it's become a powerful tool for marketing amongst musicians, especially when they have fans who do so much of the heavy lifting by promoting the artist. Some of those fans are genuinely 'super fans' who act as, basically, unpaid promoters. Show More Summary
Over the last couple of years Google Plus has grown into a prominent social network, used by many personal brands and companies like Starbucks and Microsoft. And with the recent release of Google “Hummingbird,” influence on this network is more important than ever. Show More Summary
If you looked at the title of this article and immediately thought of Facebook or Twitter, you are mistaken! Instagram is the grand champion of brand engagement based on a recent study. You might be a little skeptical considering that the 150 million monthly users that Instagram boasts are itty bitty compared to Facebook and Twitter. read more
To bring more knowledgeable people into the social networking space, a new mobile app developer created Trusper, a social network where users
Most startup founders will do anything to attract new users. The founders at Blend are happily turning some away Akash Nigam, a University of Michigan dropout who left school with just one semester to go, is building a social network exclusive to college students. Show More Summary
Facebook recently released a handful of ads showing how the world’s largest social network with over 757 million daily active users (which is just over 10% of the world’s total population) is facilitating real-life interactions. TheShow More Summary
Turkey's embattled prime minister has warned that his government could ban social media networks YouTube and Facebook after a raft of online leaks added momentum to a spiralling corruption scandal. Recep Tayyip Erdogan has already tightened...Show More Summary
Facebook said Thursday that it is rolling out a new design for its news feed, that stream of posted photos, videos and links that hits you whenever you jump on the social network.
Findery, a location-based social network created by Flickr cofounder Caterina Fake, rolled out its long-awaited iOS app Thursday. The service, previously known as Pinwheel, had been in private beta for more than two years. See also: 10 Free iPhone Apps You'll Use Every Day Findery takes a hyperlocal approach to social discovery. Show More Summary
While I'm partial to David Fincher, The Social Network gives off the impression that social media started with Facebook, which isn't the case. In fact, it wasn't even the first "modern" social media platform or social networking site. The simple truth is, like other technological developments, social media is the result of a long line [...]Show More Summary
Dear Mr CEO, It’s been years since you first replied to Miss Pretty, but your article is still circulating on social networks.
The Venezuelan government cut diplomatic and commercial ties with Panama. Social networks have exploded with comments full of surprise at this decision.
Not to be confused with Autumn Dynasty Warlords, a new game from GAMEVIL that goes by the name of Dynasty Warlord is now available on the App Store. Dynasty Warlord is a social network RPG; it’s the second installment in the “Warlord Series” and succeeds its predecessor, Monster Warlord. Show More Summary