11/03/2013 - 16:30
Google has today launched their new 'One Channel' YouTube makeover to the public.
The design upgrade should help channel owners attract more...
17/01/2013 - 10:13
Facebook revealed their new Graph Search on Tuesday, the latest way to search for interests on the leading social network.
15/10/2012 - 17:03
Skydiver Felix Baumgartner smashed the record for the largest number of live viewers amongst other records on Sunday with his dive from the edge of...
10/10/2012 - 11:14
Twitter has added an alphabetical user directory on their home page for visitors who are not already logged into the social network.
04/10/2012 - 08:33
On Wednesday, Twitter rolled out a new survey tool which it will initially provide to a number of its biggest advertisers for free, with the view to...
17/01/2012 - 13:16
Former Manchester United and England football superstar David Beckham will be hanging out at Google headquarters on Thursday 19 January to be...
09/09/2011 - 09:42
The social network and microblogging site Twitter has now reached 100 million users.
24/08/2011 - 16:14
Facebook has announced major changes to how users control their privacy on the site.
22/08/2011 - 16:19
On Friday, the privacy commissioner for the north German state of Schleswig-Holstein, Dr.
19/08/2011 - 13:49
‘Retweet’ is amongst the latest 400 words to be added to the newest Concise Oxford English Dictionary.
17/08/2011 - 12:48
Facebook is set to stream its first live football match with the opening match of this year’s FA Cup.
11/08/2011 - 12:16
Facebook has introduced an instant messaging service for mobile phones, similar to BlackBerry Messenger.
08/08/2011 - 10:39
Channel 5 will be launching its first apps for the Apple iPhone, iPad and mobile devices using Google’s Android operating system.
28/07/2011 - 14:53
Facebook is moving into a new office in London as it expands its UK team.
26/07/2011 - 10:23
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook has topped this year’s Guardian’s top 100 most influential people in UK media list.
22/07/2011 - 14:13
Yesterday, news emerged of Google's latest acquisition - Fridge.
12/07/2011 - 09:45
Twitter has just gone past the 1 million registered applications mark.
08/07/2011 - 10:38
Facebook have released a trio of new chat features, including the integration of Skype video chat.
06/07/2011 - 15:23
Tomorrow at 2pm Eastern Time in the United States, the White House will hold its first ‘Twitter Town Hall’ where President Barack Obama will answer...
05/07/2011 - 08:45
Google’s agreement with Twitter to use its Tweets in the results has expired, leading to Google Realtime Search no longer functioning.
04/07/2011 - 10:46
As we cross the half-way point of the year, Twitter users are now sending 200 million Tweets per day.
04/07/2011 - 09:47
Similar to Facebook’s ‘Fan Pages’, Google+ are apparently working towards ‘Pages’ for companies.
29/06/2011 - 08:39
Google has launched a new social networking website in its latest attempt to take on Facebook.
14/06/2011 - 10:10
The world’s largest social games developer, Zynga, best known for creating the FarmVille game for Facebook has opened an office in Dublin, Ireland.
17/05/2011 - 15:00
Microsoft Bing has taken another step towards becoming a “social engine” as it has further emphasized social content through more integration of...
16/05/2011 - 10:16
Pop singer and fashion icon, Lady Gaga has become the first user to go over 10 million followers on the social networking and microblogging service,...
12/05/2011 - 13:20
Microblogging picture posting service Twitpic has apologised to its users after seemingly claiming copyright on every images its users upload.
26/04/2011 - 13:05
In an attempt to challenge Groupon and LivingSocial, Facebook is releasing its second deals program.
12/04/2011 - 09:57
Facebook has announced that it will share with its rival companies the secrets behind its new energy-efficient data centre.
05/04/2011 - 10:32
To increase advertising, Twitter is considering creating Facebook-style branded pages.
01/04/2011 - 14:58
Social Media Manager Required
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31/03/2011 - 08:03
Following a violation of “its own privacy promises”, Google will be subjected to independent privacy audits for the next 20 years.
29/03/2011 - 08:12
Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey, who was pushed out of the company when chief executive back in 2008, is set to return full time to lead product...
16/03/2011 - 16:55
Social networking has overtaken entertainment as the most popular online activity in the UK.
15/03/2011 - 09:31
With the 5 year anniversary of the first Tweet approaching, Twitter says user activity is soaring, and here’s the numbers...
02/03/2011 - 09:45
Facebook announced this morning that they are making changes to its
11/02/2011 - 11:45
Twitter for Android is one of the fastest-growing Twitter applications. In the last two months alone, usage has doubled, and is now amongst the Top...
11/02/2011 - 11:33
Facebook has made a couple of changes to their Pages to help us get more use out of them.
11/02/2011 - 10:31
Fans watching the final few moments of Sunday's Super Bowl, seeing the Green Bay Packers defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers set a new record for Tweets-...
01/02/2011 - 14:34
Facebook is launching a service to allow users to get discounts and special deals in cafes, restaurants and shops.
04/01/2011 - 14:40
Reports have surfaced that Facebook have raised funds from Goldman Sachs and a Russian investor in a deal value the social network site at $50bn (£32...
16/12/2010 - 09:41
Twitter has raised $200m (£129m) in new finance in a deal that values the social networking service at $3.7bn.
16/11/2010 - 10:06
Facebook are expanding their Messages system. Now you can decide how you want to talk to your friends; via SMS, Chat, email or Messages.
03/11/2010 - 14:13
Starting this month, Twitter have started to place advertisements into individual users' Twitter timelines.
01/11/2010 - 14:41
Social networking giant Facebook has taken action against known developers selling user names and contact lists.
15/10/2010 - 14:34
Microsoft has announced the expansion of their partnership with Facebook, whereby Bing will be providing a more personalised experience to the user.
07/10/2010 - 15:38
In a post on the Twitter Engineering Blog yesterday, Twitter revealed that they receiver o
06/10/2010 - 15:00
Following Evan Williams' step down as the CEO of Twitter at the start of the week, Dick Costolo has been installed as the CEO of Twitter.
24/09/2010 - 13:23
Yesterday evening, social networking giant, Facebook suffered a shutdown which they have described as the worst in four years.
21/09/2010 - 15:49
Earlier this afternoon, thousands of Twitter users, including myself became the victims of a Mouseover hack that lead to our accounts replicating...
17/09/2010 - 14:48
Facebook has launched Places, its location-based feature in the UK, allowing its members to share where they are while they are on the move.
06/09/2010 - 11:51
Facebook is taking a step towards improving their search results, by adding popular news articles.
19/08/2010 - 11:43
The social network giant that is Facebook has added a new feature allowing its members to share where they are while they are on the move.
24/06/2010 - 13:24
Receptional have now had more of a chance to assess the potential of their recent Blogger Meet Up and I think our findings are worth telling every...
23/05/2010 - 19:04
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16/04/2010 - 17:57
Occassionally at conferences, a speaker comes along that is head and shoulders above the average.
23/06/2009 - 16:29
Our roving reporter, Mel Carson (Ok - he's not one of ours, he works for Microsoft Advertising
09/06/2009 - 10:38
Search engine optimisation companies often talk about the importance of good, unique content for search engines. This is also especially true...
04/09/2006 - 13:30
Yahoo! is to launch its social search service in the UK, marking the event with a huge advertising campaign.