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Facebook IPO: What It Means For Facebook’s Future

Facebook is poised to announced its intention to float on the stock exchange and in turn it will see its founder Mark Zuckerberg pocket upwards of 16 billion dollars for his shares. The 27-year-old’s social networking website is expected to file the necessary papers as early as tomorrow in order to list the company on […]

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Google+ to Allow Pseudonyms and Nicknames

Google+ to Allow Pseudonyms and Nicknames

During its initial days, help Google+ had created quite a negative buzz with its draconian ‘real name’ policy. Google+ users are not allowed to use nicknames or pseudonyms and were required to use their real names. Google implemented this policy with heavy hand and deleted some high profile Google+ pages with pseudonyms. Later, it softened […]

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Female Surpass Men in Buying Hot Tech Toys

Digital world is generally considered to be male-dominated, help but a new survey published by international research firm Parks Associates suggests otherwise. Women are not only buying more tech products, bronchi but they are also more likely to download and share digital media content. Tricia Parks of Parks Associates said, anesthetist “Women are frequently the […]

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Google Claims to have 90 Million Google+ Users

Google’s social networking venture Google+ is slowly crawling and at about one year old, view the network claims to have about 90 million users. This figure was disclosed by Larry Page while announcing the quarterly results of the company. Though, Google+ yet has to acquire cult following like Facebook, but its current subscriber base is […]

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Downside of Facebook: Cited in One-Third Divorce Cases in UK

Downside of Facebook: Cited in One-Third Divorce Cases in UK

Facebook is meant to connect you with your loved or not so loved ones, but since every rose has its thorns, then so does Facebook. The social networking, meant to connect people, is also causing rift between them. According to a new report, Facebook was listed in one-third of divorce petitions filed in the country […]

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Nielsen Presents “Tops of 2011” list: Facebook, Google Take Top Spots

Nielsen Presents “Tops of 2011” list: Facebook, Google Take Top Spots

Another year gone and now is the time to commemorate the most popular brands of 2011. Research firm Nielsen has released its “Tops of 2011” lists and the top spots are occupied by familiar names such as Google, prostate Facebook and Apple. Google has topped the ‘Top 10 US Web Brands’ lists, therapy followed by […]

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Teens More Interested in Facebook than in Getting Registered for Voting

Teens More Interested in Facebook than in Getting Registered for Voting

Facebook is popular and this fact does not need to be proved over and over again. But it is a worrying trend that teenagers are engrossed in enjoying social networking but are oblivious to their electoral rights.  A recent report shows that about twice as many 18-year-olds are registered with Facebook than are registered to […]

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Google+ Crosses 62 Million User Mark: May Touch 400  Million Milestone in 2012

Google+ Crosses 62 Million User Mark: May Touch 400 Million Milestone in 2012

Google+ was launched with the bang and for a while, medstore it actually looked like that the new networking site will pose a tough challenge to current king, clinic Facebook. However, hospital after initial exuberance, the Google venture went quiet. Despite low profile, Google+ is doing just fine and now statistician Paul Allen has claimed […]

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