Nov
9
2012
Microsoft has announced that its instant message chat tool is to be ‘retired’ in favour of Skype’s messaging service. The software giant, which bought Skype for $8.5bn (5.3bn) in May 2011, said Windows Live...

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Oct
16
2012
It seems logical, yes. But a new study from Beevolve released in October finds a strong correlation between a Twitter user’s tweet volume and follower count. According to the global study of 36 million...

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Oct
11
2012
It shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone that the social juggernaut of our time decided to move into eCommerce. Facebook said earlier this week it would partner up with some retailers, including Victoria’s Secret...

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Oct
10
2012
From the moment his fateful words were captured on video and shared around there has been no shortage of commentary and hand-wringing about the Alan Jones thing. To date I have resisted entering the...

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Oct
10
2012
A vest developed in Massachusetts Institute of Technology lets Facebook users hug one another no matter how far apart they are. A Like-A-Hug vest on display on Friday at the website of designer Melissa...

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Oct
10
2012
A Facebook QA with Prime Minister Julia Gillard has attracted sexist and hateful comments, with her office having to censor the comments. Ms Gillard took to the social networking site on Monday to talk...

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