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In 50 years, your grand kids won’t want to hear you babble on about Twitter

thenextweb.com
In 50 years, will things that matter to us so much today — Tweets, LOL cats, Facebook statuses – retain their cachet? Created for the launch of Social Media Week 2012 with Entrinsic, this video captures interviews with “octogenarian hipsters” as they take a look back on what social media and digital culture...
In 50 years, your grand kids won’t want to hear you babble on about Twitter

Facebook May Be Worth $100B, But What Are You Worth To Facebook?

techcrunch.com
It’s almost here. The big day. Can you feel the excitement? Yes, if all goes according to plan on Friday, Mark Zuckerberg will ring the Nasdaq bell in a hoodie, the big blue social network will go forward with one of the largest IPOs for an internet company in history,...
Facebook May Be Worth $100B, But What Are You Worth To Facebook?

Hacker Posts Hilarious, Offensive Messages From Seven MLB Teams' Facebook Pages

techcrunch.com
Facebook pages for the Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Miami Marlins, New York Yankees, San Diego Padres, San Francisco Giants, and Washington Nationals were hacked today, as someone updated the teams statuses to a variety of funny (or offensive–or both!) messages. For the Chicago Cubs, the message was, “Fuck Bill Murray.” The...
Hacker Posts Hilarious, Offensive Messages From Seven MLB Teams' Facebook Pages

iOS 6 to Add Safari iCloud Tabs, VIP Mail Recipients, 'Do Not Disturb' Mode?

www.macrumors.com
Back in March, we noted that Apple had activated Safari tab syncing through iCloud in OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 2, with the feature designed to allow users to sync open browser tabs across Macs and presumably iOS devices. Now in a new report from 9to5Mac outlining several OS...
iOS 6 to Add Safari iCloud Tabs, VIP Mail Recipients, 'Do Not Disturb' Mode?

RIM teases revamped BBM service, includes updated Twitter, Facebook, Travel, Music and App World apps

thenextweb.com
Whilst RIM is flagging in domestic and western markets, one of its jewels remains its BlackBerry Messenger service, which has slowly and surely growing to include an increasing number of social and connected BlackBerry apps. Today, the company has announced that Facebook for BlackBerry, Twitter for BlackBerry, BlackBerry Travel, its BlackBerry...
RIM teases revamped BBM service, includes updated Twitter, Facebook, Travel, Music and App World apps

Study shows how much information Facebook can mine just from relationship status changes

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Facebook’s data team has released some information which gives a little bit of insight into how relationships change with the seasons. Looking at the Facebook data of US users from 2010 and 2011, the study tracks changes to relationship statuses over time. The post reads: “We started by tabulating the changes...
Study shows how much information Facebook can mine just from relationship status changes

This site knows exactly what you’re doing, thanks to public Facebook and Foursquare data

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We post Facebook statuses about everything these days…at least I know that I do. Aggregating these statuses for any purpose can be fun, and someone took it to a whole new level by tattle tailing on those who are tweeting about sensitive subjects. A site called “We Know What You’re...
This site knows exactly what you’re doing, thanks to public Facebook and Foursquare data

EXCLUSIVE: Google+ gets new feature to selectively pull in other-network updates

venturebeat.com
Googler Louis Gray just told us about a new Google+ feature. Called Google+ History, it will allow you to add updates to you personal timeline from a variety of social and mobile services. This feature wasn’t included in the Google+ update announcements at Google I/O, the company’s developer conference...
EXCLUSIVE: Google+ gets new feature to selectively pull in other-network updates

Banjo Location App Takes You to the Olympics From Anywhere in the World

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Banjo is a mobile social discovery app that aggregates photos, statuses and tweets tagged with locations. That’s great and all, but how many people really have that many friends who even post location-tagged updates? And how often do you want to receive random pings from strangers who saw you just...
Banjo Location App Takes You to the Olympics From Anywhere in the World

iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak to be released in the coming days, likely to be called Absinthe 2.0

9to5mac.com
Ever since the release of iOS 5.1.1, many in the jailbreak community have been anxiously waiting for the destined release of an untethered jailbreak for the new software. Non other than the prolific pod2g has been working tirelessly to comfort those in need, and according to pod2g himself, the...
iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak to be released in the coming days, likely to be called Absinthe 2.0

Post smug vacation statuses on Facebook, get your house burgled

arstechnica.com
Maybe think twice before bragging about your vacation on Facebook, complete with sun-and-sand photos, lest your shadier friends or members of the general public decide to burgle your house. Two Facebook users in Anderson County, South Carolina were arrested Sunday for using Facebook to find out which of their friends...
Post smug vacation statuses on Facebook, get your house burgled
SmartSync Releases New Version Of The App That Turns You Into A God

Facebook Paid Status Promotion Platform Is Official

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Facebook’s paid status promotion platform is live, highlights your statuses to subscribers and fans....
Facebook Paid Status Promotion Platform Is Official
Facebook Knows What You're Doing (Even If You Don't)

My Xbox Live update for iPhone brings direct remote control, Android users join the party too

www.engadget.com
As much as we liked the My Xbox Live app on iOS, it left out any practical control of a real, live Xbox 360 -- and left Android users in the cold. The 1.5 update to the app puts those issues largely to bed. iPhone and iPod touch owners...
My Xbox Live update for iPhone brings direct remote control, Android users join the party too

Huge: New Path users can import all their Facebook statuses, Instagram photos and Foursquare check-ins

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So here’s an epic Path easter egg that we bet you didn’t know about. If you sign up with a new account, using a different email address, and attach your Facebook, Instagram and Foursquare accounts, all of your status updates, photos and check-ins will be pulled into Path. I told...
Huge: New Path users can import all their Facebook statuses, Instagram photos and Foursquare check-ins

Who's Winning The Battle For The Interest Graph: Facebook, Google+ or Twitter?

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Do you use Google+ more than Facebook? Are you an avid Twitter user, but not so active on Google+? Do you auto-share online media, such as songs or news articles, onto Facebook? These are just some of the questions being asked in the ongoing evolution of the "Interest Graph," succinctly...
Who's Winning The Battle For The Interest Graph: Facebook, Google+ or Twitter?

So Is Path Worth $1 Billion, Too?

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On February 1, at the peak of the frenzy over Facebook's announcement that it would go public, Path announced a photo effect called Depth. It was a brash display of public relations. Not only was Path upstaging Facebook's mobile offerings, its new feature meant that it now had Instagram's exact...
So Is Path Worth $1 Billion, Too?

Some 18 Year Old Made A Site That's Going To Get People Fired For Using Facebook

www.businessinsider.com
Warning! There is a Web site called 'We Know What You're Doing' and it is terrifying. It takes public, embarrassing Facebook statuses re-publishes them in a way that might just get some people fired, arrested, or stalked. For example, one of the first status updates we saw on the site...
Some 18 Year Old Made A Site That's Going To Get People Fired For Using Facebook
Apple making changes to its online store for educators

Boot up: more on Nexus 7, 800m smart devices, Silicon Valley's lost values and more

www.guardian.co.uk
Plus the Nexus Q's odd incompatibility, Google+ gets some API goodness, and moreA quick burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamEXCLUSIVE: Google+ History API will bring in your past updates from around the web >> VentureBeatStop the dadgum presses! Googler Louis Gray...
Boot up: more on Nexus 7, 800m smart devices, Silicon Valley's lost values and more

One Day After IPO Mark Zuckerberg Marries Long Time Girlfriend Priscilla Chan

marketingland.com
On Friday Mark Zuckerberg posted one of his most important statuses ever as he posted: “listed a company on NASDAQ.”  On Saturday, the day after Facebook’s IPO, Mark Zuckerberg may have topped it, at least personally.  One that was simply a relationship change alerting the world... Please visit Marketing Land...
One Day After IPO Mark Zuckerberg Marries Long Time Girlfriend Priscilla Chan

Zynga to Launch Cross-Platform Gaming Network, "Zynga With Friends"

allthingsd.com
Zynga’s game playing network is massive — more than 290 million people play the company’s games each month. The problem is, Zynga says, those players are scattered across multiple devices and platforms, and can’t always sync up to play the same games. Zynga aims to change this. At the company’s...
Zynga to Launch Cross-Platform Gaming Network, "Zynga With Friends"
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg explains why Facebook is pro-gay
Who is the best Avenger? (infographic)
Fox movies finally available for re-download in iTunes in the Cloud
Social network login statuses of site visitors revealed by loophole

The Internet…sorry…Twitter, is currently down

thenextweb.com
How does the song go? Oh yeah, “You don’t know what you’ve got til’ it’s gone.” It seems like Twitter is experiencing some downtime right now and if you’re a geek like us, you’re probably seeing Google+ and Facebook statuses reflecting that fact. As of right now, Twitter hasn’t been...
The Internet…sorry…Twitter, is currently down
How Tumblr went from wee to webscale
Tweetbot 2.3 for iPhone and iPad adds gestures, Storify upload, Droplr support
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