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Why social networking sites are so popular

Why social networking sites are so popular is summarized in two words “targeting” and “verticals”. Social networks offer online networking that rivals real world...
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Microsoft buys 1.6 percent stake in Facebook

Microsoft buys Facebook stake for $240 Million which is an incredibly expensive 1.6% interest in the hottest web property on the market. The $240...

Social Networking Advertising doubles

Social Networking is a blank advertising canvas in 2008 and has the Titans of the Internet (Google, Yahoo and Microsoft) scrambling for control…or dare...

Monster.com pays $61 million to join social networking craze

Monster has plunged into social networking like fellow bellwether Cisco (Tribe.net and Five Across social acquisitions). Affinity labs was purchased for $61 million cash...

Social Aggregation continues with IM

Imo.im is an instant message social aggregator that turns your social network friends (Facebook, Myspace) into IM friends. This will allow instant messaging to...

Automated Social Networking for Bloggers

Scoutle a new dutch startup launched earlier this month with an interesting take on how to make automated social networking connections for websites and...

Social Networks losing Luster?

Techdirt poses an interesting counter argument to the typical rocket growth conversations among social networks lately, pointing out coincidences like Bill Gates killing his...
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Twitter and Linkedin partner

In a partnership that actually makes...

opensocial getting Myspace onboard

Opensocial has been getting big traffic since Google's announcement into the social arena. Myspace along with numerous other social heavy weights have thrown their...

Facebook goes open source –Kinda

Facebook announces the "Facebook Open Platform" for developers on the anniversary of its' platform launch. The facebook developer blog stated: It’s been quite a year,...

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