|Forum: Community Building and User Generated Content|
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|121:|| Linked In Announces "Linkedin Apps"|
"Today we're announcing many more ways to interact with your network on LinkedIn... it's a new way to create projects and collaborate, share information, customize your profile, or gain key insights"
|Oct 29, 2008|
|122:|| Spammer Fined $873-Million in Facebook Case||Nov 25, 2008|
|123:|| MySpace Brings Ad-Supported Video Clips To Mobile Devices|
"Members will be able to look at video on their own homepages as well as friends' pages."
|Dec 3, 2008|
|124:|| Facebook Connect Goes Live|
"Facebook Connect allows users to harness their Facebook credentials and data on participating external websites, then bring those experiences back to the Facebook community,"
|Dec 5, 2008|
|125:|| Koobface Worm Targeting Facebook Users|
"Facebook representative Barry Schnitt said the worm isn't new; it dates back to August, although the variant that first appeared on Wednesday targets only Facebook users."
|Dec 6, 2008|
|126:|| Wordpress 2.7 Includes Auto Upgrade|
"WordPress includes a built-in upgrade that will automatically notify you of new releases, and when you're ready it will download them, install them, and upgrade your blog with a single click."
|Dec 11, 2008|
|127:|| Mobile Use of Social Networks Triples to 10%|
Projection: By 2012, more than 800 million users worldwide will connect to social networks via their mobile device, up from 82 million in 2007.
|Dec 23, 2008|
|128:|| Twitter Warning of Account Phishing|
"We've identified a phishing scam directed at Twitter users and we don't want you to get tricked into giving your password to a scammer."
|Jan 5, 2009|
|129:|| Twitter Hacked|
"The issue with these 33 accounts is different from the Phishing scam aimed at Twitter users..."
|Jan 6, 2009|
|130:|| COPA is finally dead|
The Child Online Protection Act seems to be finally and irreversibly dead following another rejection by the US Supreme Court.
|Jan 21, 2009|
|131:|| Facebook is 5 Years Old And Has 150 Million Users|
"Building and moving quickly for five years hasn't been easy, and we aren't finished."
|Feb 4, 2009|
|132:|| Facebook Developers Get API For Status, Notes, Links, and Video|
"Your application will have access to any status, notes, or links from the active user or their friends that are currently visible to the active user."
|Feb 7, 2009|
|133:|| Facebook Terms Update Creates Heated Debate|
"Facebook's recent update to its Terms seems to have generated a great deal of debate surrounding the issue of user content ownership."
|Feb 17, 2009|
|134:|| When Community Speech Is TOO Free|
Conde Nast's Portfolio magazine chronicles the legal woes of an unmoderated online community that refused to remove virulent personal attacks and became the focal point for legal action.
|Feb 17, 2009|
|135:|| Facebook Explains About Failed Twitter Takeover|
"Facebook remains on the lookout for acquisitions after its failed attempt to buy microblogging site Twitter,"
|Mar 2, 2009|
|136:|| Facebook Users Targeted In Scams|
"By creating fake messages padded with details of Facebook members the thieves are capitalising on the trust and social links that drive the network."
|Mar 2, 2009|
|137:|| Facebook Statuses Gone|
"Facebook will let you 'clear' your status. Once you do, you can't get it back."
|Mar 19, 2009|
|138:|| WebHostingTalk Hacked|
WebHostingTalk was maliciously attacked over the weekend.
|Mar 26, 2009|
|139:|| Facebook to Replace CFO|
"Gideon has played an important role in helping us achieve our financial success, building a strong finance team, and establishing the core financial operations of our company," said Facebook in its statement."
|Apr 1, 2009|
|140:|| Quick and Dirty Guide to Twitter|
Advice for Twitter beginners on how to get started using the microblogging platform for fun and profit.
|Apr 10, 2009|
|141:|| Worm Infected Twitter User Accounts|
"Twitter has been given the all clear after a worm infected "tens of thousands of users". But experts say the attack could have been much worse."
|Apr 14, 2009|
|142:|| StumbleUpon Breaks Away From eBay||Apr 14, 2009|
|143:|| Facebook To Implement New Governing Documents|
"Facebook Inc. said it would move to implement two new governing documents after preliminary results showed that 74.4% of Facebook users who participated in a vote on the new documents supported them."
|Apr 24, 2009|
|144:|| Facebook Announces Open Stream API|
"To enable developers to access the stream, we've built the Facebook Open Stream API to include the emerging Activity Streams standard."
|Apr 28, 2009|
|145:|| Twitter Search To Get Reputation Ranking and Link Crawling||May 7, 2009|
|146:|| Google Granted Patent to Rank Personalized Searches Based on Bookmarks|
"... if a user spends a great deal of time on a site, it is identified as a bookmark for later personalized searches. In other embodiments, the implicit measure may comprise at least one of the quantity of repeat visits to the site or the quantity of click-throughs on the site."
|May 8, 2009|
|147:|| Twitter Makes 'Small' Update to @ Replies|
"Why would Twitter block one of the ways we use it to find new contacts?"
|May 13, 2009|
|148:|| Facebook Passwords Hacked Through Phishing Attack|
"The hackers got passwords through what is known as a phishing attack, breaking into accounts of some Facebook members, then sending e-mails to friends and urging them to click on links to fake websites."
|May 15, 2009|
|149:|| Facebook Sells $200 Million Stake To DST|
"'This investment demonstrates Facebook's ongoing success at creating a global network for people to share and connect,' added Mr Zuckerberg, Facebook's chief executive."
|May 27, 2009|
|150:|| Study: 10pct Twitter Users Generate More Than 90pct Twitter Content|
"More than half of all Twitter users post messages on the site less than once every 74 days."
|June 8, 2009|
|151:|| Facebook About to Allow URL Usernames|
"...you'll be able to choose a username on a first-come, first-serve basis for your profile..."
|June 10, 2009|
|152:|| WordPress 2.8 Claimed to Be Faster, With Better Widgets Interface||June 11, 2009|
|153:|| Twitter Starts Account Verification To Help Stop Impersonators||June 12, 2009|
|154:|| MySpace To Cut Workforce by 30pct|
"Social networking site MySpace said Tuesday that it plans to slash nearly 30% of its workforce..."
|June 17, 2009|
|155:|| Facebook Tests New Search To Selected Users||June 17, 2009|
|156:|| Wired: Facebook's Plan to Dominate The Net, And Keep Google Out|
"Where are your bets going?"
|June 23, 2009|
|157:|| Twitter Adds Usability Improvements To Followers and Following Links||July 1, 2009|
|158:|| Andreessen: Facebook Revenue Expected to be "Billions" In 5 Years||July 6, 2009|
|159:|| Using Twitter from an SEO Perspective||July 14, 2009|
|160:|| Reputation Management Gone Bad: Company Fined For Faked Reviews|
"The company will pay $300,000 in penalties and costs to the state."
|July 15, 2009|