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Google woos Delicious users

Following rumors that Yahoo is trying to offload its popular social bookmarking service, Delicious, many opportunistic parties have taken advantage of the chaos and come up with their own Delicious boomark importers. Google has joined in the fray in a bid to market its own Google bookmarks as a safe haven. Read

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What is Apple planning for MobileMe?

While the Wall Street Journal has previously reported that Apple is planning to revamp its MobileMe to include a cloud-based media streaming service to iOS devices, it seems that the Cupertino giant has more things planned up their sleeves. (more…)

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Facebook Launches Facebook Places in Singapore

Facebook today announced the launch of Facebook Places in Singapore. Already available in some countries, Facebook Places allows you to “check-in” and share with your friends where you are and who you’re with, find friends who are nearby and discover new places your friends like – all in real time.

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Facebook makes user details accessible to third party apps

Facebook users beware. Apparently, the social network giant has announced in its developer's blog that it will be making user details accessible to third-party applications. Be careful not to divulge too much of your personal information on Facebook, or simply disallow apps to access your data. (more…)

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Facebook Starts Rolling Out Changes To User Interface

Nobody likes to deal with changes made to the user-interface of any application as it usually involves some degree of relearning and getting used to the new interface presentation, along with the impression that interface changes typically results in certain usability features being broken in the process of doing so.

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Google Denies Plans To Create Facebook ‘Rival’

Consumers always want choice, and when Google was rumoured to be working on some kind of social networking service which would supposedly rival that of Facebook, the online world was abuzz with speculation. However, it turns out that the rumours were nothing more than rumours: Google has officially announced that

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Facebook Suffers Two-And-A-Half Hour Outage

Did you find yourself locked out of Facebook yesterday? If it happened to you, don't worry: the popular social networking site has not resorted to banning our IP addresses. Instead, what actually happened was that the service was hit with a outage for about two and a half hours. So

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Twitter Hacked By Cross-Site Scripting

Twitter may be a great way to inform friends about what one is currently doing in the form of short text messages, but is its service safe enough? That is a question you will have to ask yourself, especially after the popular service had been compromised yesterday by a hack

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Facebook Pulls The Plug on Apple’s Ping

Apple may have launched its new iTunes 10 with Ping, a social-networking feature which supposedly is compatible with Facebook, but the latter seemingly wants to have nothing to do with Apple. And in a surprising move, the online social networking site has blocked iTunes 10's Ping service from its servers.

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