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Once upon a Facebook…

I finally shut down my Facebook account. For years, I’ve said, “I hate Facebook. I love Twitter. I only use Facebook because I have to because I work on the Internet and it’s one of those things that you just … Continue reading

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Rumor: Apple is building a social network. Reality check: Who cares?

MG Siegler over at TechCrunch has posted Apple Planning Some Super Secret Social App? with an iFriendFeed graphic (pictured with this post), in which he points out that this is entirely a rumor, but also wonders if the possible pressure … Continue reading

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Bye-bye, FriendFeed! See you in Facebook

Everyone’s third most popular status update and conversation platform, FriendFeed, is being acquired by the second (or first, depending upon who you ask): Facebook. (More details can be found over on Obsessable). Facebook had already been mimicking some of FriendFeed’s … Continue reading

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Review: Booyah Society

Review: Booyah Society—FREE Released: July 24, 2009 Developer/Distributor: Booyah Inc. Genre: Social Networking, Rated 12+ Version 1.0 tested on a 16GB iPhone 3GS I was reading through my feeds while waiting for Weeds to start tonight and spotted this Joystiq … Continue reading

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DiggBar: First signs of Digg losing relevance to the realtime crowd

Digg has bait-and-switched its entire userbase by first offering the DiggBar as a URL-shortening service, but now redirecting all DiggBar created links to the Digg URL for the story, rather than to the root story and the word on the … Continue reading

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