News tagged ‘social networking’

Friday, 14 Sep 2012

Ping No More: Apple to Shutdown iTunes Social Network on September 30th

Ping No More: Apple to Shutdown iTunes Social Network on September 30th

Having struggled against the likes of social networking giants such as Facebook, Apple has decided to kill its music-based social network on September 30th after an ineffective two-year spell.

Thursday, 2 Aug 2012

Exodus of Facebook's Top Talents Continue

Exodus of Facebook's Top Talents Continue

Amidst tumbling share prices, Facebook has another problem on its hands - how to stop its top executives and talents from leaving.

Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012

Facebook Set to Introduce New

Facebook Set to Introduce New "Save for Later" Feature

Facebook is said to be rolling out an update shortly that will let users save posts for later reading. This new feature will be available on both mobile and desktop versions of Facebook.

Friday, 13 Jul 2012

Twitter Introduces Age Screening for Brands

Twitter Introduces Age Screening for Brands

Twitter, in collaboration with Buddy Media, has launched an age screening service for adult brands. The feature is voluntary and companies who feel that their products are unsuitable for minors can opt in of their own volition.

Thursday, 28 Jun 2012

Black Orb Rising: Google's Nexus Q Social Streaming Hub

Black Orb Rising: Google's Nexus Q Social Streaming Hub

Looks like Apple will have something to think about after Google unleashed the Nexus Q at the Google I/O event moments earlier. Dubbed as a "social streaming media device", the Nexus Q is able to stream multimedia content from the cloud via Android-based mobile devices, and more.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Facebook Tests Out 'Highlight' Feature

Facebook Tests Out 'Highlight' Feature

The social networking company is testing out a new feature which enables users to highlight postings at a nominal fee or none at all.

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012

Facebook Snaps up Instagram for US$1 Billion

Facebook Snaps up Instagram for US$1 Billion

Facebook acquires popular photo-sharing application and service, Instagram, for approximately US$1 billion worth in cash and stock. This is Facebook's largest acquisition yet.

Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012

Facebook Makes Timeline Mandatory

Facebook Makes Timeline Mandatory

Announced in an updated blog post on Tuesday, Facebook's Timeline will soon be made mandatory across the globe over the next few weeks. Users will have seven days to preview Timeline before it goes live.

Friday, 20 Jan 2012

Summify Heads For Twitter's Nest

Summify Heads For Twitter's Nest

Twitter has acquired Summify, a news aggregation start-up company. The announcement was published on Summify's blog, which left a bittersweet aftertaste for its crew and subscribers since the acquisition also marks the retirement of the popular service.

Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012

Notification Control - Manage Your Social Media Notifications at One Go

Notification Control - Manage Your Social Media Notifications at One Go

Tired of incessant email notifications? Now there is an online site which enables you to manage your social media notifications with one clean sweep. Say hello to NotificationControl.com.

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