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Wikileaks’ own Social Network – Friends of Wikileaks (FoWL)

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WLFriends Friends of Wikileaks

Wikileaks, an organization which aims to bring the secretive news in front of the world has launched it’s own social network named as Friends of Wikileaks (FoWL). Although it is also known as WLFriends. FoWL’s aim is to connect people (who believe in Wikileaks’ ideas & objectives) living across the globe. The name of the social... Read More

Hashtag App combines Twitter & Instagram Topics

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Hashtag App

Over the years, Twitter has grown into a real time social networking site. One of the important factors which contributed to this growth are the trending topics. Twitter users now get a sense of what is being talked about and what is not; in real-time. Although the trending algorithm has come under fire many a... Read More

How the World’s Largest Brands Stay Ahead of their Competitors on Facebook

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Adidas

Facebook has again reinvented themselves with the introduction of the Timeline feature. Brand pages now have a more visual friendly layout, the opportunity to tell a more authentic history, highlight and pin posts all while viewing real-time activity using the page analytics. The Timeline feature has been around for a few months now for people... Read More

Facebook Officially Checks-Out Gowalla

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Gowalla Facebook

Facebook has closed down the location-sharing app Gowalla. Facebook had acquired Gowalla some 3 months ago to use their service and implement it effectively in the new timeline. If you head on to Gowalla.com now; you’ll see an official thank you message which says, well; what every start-up would after an acquisition. The exact thing is below.... Read More

A review of Political Advertising in Twitter

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Promoted Twitter user

This is a guest post by Crystal J. Briscoe, who is from Self Test Engine. Looking for 70-680 exam help? Let’s take advantage of Self Test Engine self paced COG-635 training and pass your IT exams on first try. Twitter has gained popularity in the social media category and the political leaders have not been left behind. Candidates who... Read More

Discover and Get Twitter’s New Design

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New Twitter

Earlier today, Twitter held a press conference where-in it revealed it’s new building along with the news of it’s major redesign. The whole event was nicknamed as Fly Twitter for the obvious reason that Twitter wanted to show-off it’s new design to the media people present at the conference. Along with the web interface redesign,... Read More

How to Memorialize/Remove Facebook Accounts of the Deceased

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Memorialize Accounts

Did you ever know that Facebook has this unique feature of memorializing accounts ? I frankly, didn’t know about this until I digged into Facebook’s FAQ thanks to Apoorv. Memorializing is a way to mark a dead person’s (deceased) profile as dead. This process sounds very similar to marking a profile as spam, but literally it isn’t... Read More

Now ‘Buffer’ your Facebook Updates from the new UI

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Buffer

Actually speaking there should have been 2 titles for this very post. First : Buffer for Facebook is Live. Second : Buffer & It’s Extensions get a redesign or UI update. But I tried to combine both those titles into one and you can see the result. On 8th November the much awaited Buffer for... Read More