Social Networking

How to Opt Out of Google’s New Gmail/G+ Integration

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The mass integration of Google+ contacts into Gmail could raise some privacy concerns. continue…

Is Jelly Redundant?

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Sure, it’s not like a conventional search engine. But you can replicate the new app’s functionality with pretty much any social network. continue…

Facebook’s New Video Ads Pose a Risk

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Social-network users don’t like obtrusive ads. It’s an open question how they’ll react to Facebook’s upcoming video-advertisement “test.” continue…

Twitter Shows How Not to Roll Out a New Feature

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Google Patents Method for Imitating You Online

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A new patent suggests Google’s exploring how to automate individuals’ social-networking activity. continue…

What Does Apple Want with Topsy?

At first glance, the company has little use for a startup that specializes in social analytics. continue…

This is Your Digital Life

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By 2015, any company wanting to capture the attention of its customers or employees will have to compete with digital media flowing every waking second. continue…

Google Plus Growth Accelerating, Google Claims

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According to the company’s own calculations, some 110 million new people have begun using Google Plus in the past five months. continue…

Why Won’t Google’s ‘Shared Endorsements’ Pay Users?

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Fortunately, it’s easy to opt out of Google’s upcoming plan to use “+1”s as advertising fodder. continue…

Twitter’s IPO Could Spark Huge Challenges

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When Twitter finally goes public, Wall Street will start cracking the whip for boundless growth and revenue. continue…