|Forum: Community Building and User Generated Content|
|Displaying Topics 161 - 200 (247 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: forward|
|161:|| Twitter To Start To Educate Users On Ways To Make Money||July 24, 2009|
|162:|| A Newbie's Week on Twitter|
"I put in a few hours most days for more than a week, and built up around 360 followers. So far so good. I put out around 200 messages."
|July 27, 2009|
|163:|| Twitter's New Home Page|
"Twitter's new home page is live now, and is visible when you're logged out."
|July 29, 2009|
|164:|| Twitter Outage Blamed on DDoS Attack|
"Popular social network site blames outage on DDos Attack."
|Aug 6, 2009|
|165:|| Facebook Acquires Friendfeed|
"As part of the agreement, all FriendFeed employees will join Facebook and FriendFeed's four founders will hold senior roles on Facebook's engineering and product teams."
|Aug 11, 2009|
|166:|| Facebook Lite Tested In India||Aug 12, 2009|
|167:|| MySpace To Acquire Music Discovery Service, iLike||Aug 20, 2009|
|168:|| vBulletin Feature Leaves Forums Open to Link Spam|
"...the 'visitors' tab in the member profile section allows members to post messages to other members. And link drops on those pages do not contain the nofollow tag."
|Aug 21, 2009|
|169:|| Twitter To Launch Location-Aware API|
"For example, with accurate, tweet-level location data you could switch from reading the tweets of accounts you follow to reading tweets from anyone in your neighborhood or city..."
|Aug 21, 2009|
|170:|| Twitter To Add Additional Services For a Fee||Aug 24, 2009|
|171:|| Facebook Makes Privacy Changes|
"These changes mean that the privacy of 200 million Facebook users in Canada and around the world will be far better protected,"
|Aug 27, 2009|
|172:|| Twitter hires FeedBurner co-founder|
"Twitter confirmed that Mr. (Dick) Costolo, who helped found FeedBurner and worked at Google after it acquired the company, will start next week."
|Sept 4, 2009|
|173:|| Facebook Turns "Cash Flow Positive" And Serves 300Million People||Sept 16, 2009|
|174:|| Facebook To Shut Down Beacon Over Lawsuit||Sept 21, 2009|
|175:|| Facebook and The Nielsen Company In Strategic Alliance: BrandLift|
"The first product of the collaboration, Nielsen BrandLift, is designed to provide marketers with effectiveness measurement for Facebook advertising."
|Sept 23, 2009|
|176:|| Twitter Worm Leads to Hacked Accounts, Spam|
A two-phase worm/spam attack spread through Twitter's direct message system.
|Sept 23, 2009|
|177:|| Twitter Closes in On $100 Million New Funding||Sept 24, 2009|
|178:|| F.T.C. Proposes To Fine Bloggers Not Disclosing Payments For Reviews|
"Penalties include up to $11,000 in fines per violation."
|Oct 5, 2009|
|179:|| Twitter Adds "Report as Spam" Button|
"Our spam fighting tools will continue to evolve as new behaviors emerge, and as always, we'll keep trust and safety at the top of our list."
|Oct 14, 2009|
|180:|| Facebook Makes It Easier For Developers With A Developer Roadmap||Oct 29, 2009|
|181:|| Facebook Gets Awarded $711 million in Spam Lawsuit|
"Facebook said the order should serve as a strong deterrent against spammers."
|Oct 30, 2009|
|182:|| Facebook Moves To Take Action Against Deceptive Ads||Nov 6, 2009|
|183:|| LinkedIn Opens Up API to Developers||Nov 23, 2009|
|184:|| How To Build Traffic With Twitter||Nov 26, 2009|
|185:|| Facebook To Remove Regional Networks, And Adds More Privacy Options||Dec 2, 2009|
|186:|| Facebook Gives Users New Tools to Control Their Information|
"Facebook will be rolling out easy-to-use tools to empower people to personalize control over their informationóbased on what the content is, why they are sharing it, when, and the audience they seek to reach."
|Dec 9, 2009|
|187:|| Twitter Beta Tests 'Contributors' For Business||Dec 17, 2009|
|188:|| Facebook Became the Most Popular Site On Christmas|
"People say that Facebook vs. Google will be the web's biggest battle of coming years - but it looks like Facebook has already won the battle for Christmas."
|Dec 29, 2009|
|189:|| Twitter Identifies File Sharing Username and Password Scam|
"We strongly suggest that you use different passwords for each service you sign up for."
|Feb 3, 2010|
|190:|| Report: Google To Make Gmail More Social|
"The change adds a module to the Gmail screen that will display a stream of updates from individuals a user chooses to connect with, said one of these people."
|Feb 9, 2010|
|191:|| WordPress Outage 18 Feb: Unscheduled Core Router Change|
"We need to dig deeper and find out exactly what happened, why, and how to recover more gracefully next time and isolate problems like this so they don't affect our other locations."
|Feb 19, 2010|
|192:|| Yelp Sued for Burying Bad Reviews for Advertisers|
A California veterinary center has sued review site Yelp for allegedly promising to bury bad reviews in exchange for purchasing $3,600 worth of advertising on the site.
|Feb 25, 2010|
|193:|| Twitter Starts To Open Its Firehose To Drive Innovation|
"With access to the full Firehose of data, it is possible to move far beyond the Twitter experiences we know today."
|Mar 2, 2010|
|194:|| Twitter Starts Routing All Links Through New Anti-Phishing Service|
"By routing all links submitted to Twitter through this new service, we can detect, intercept, and prevent the spread of bad links across all of Twitter."
|Mar 10, 2010|
|195:|| Google Buzz To Get Better Controls To Reduce 'Noisiness'|
"We're testing these features and making sure they work in all 50+ Gmail languages right now, so they should be ready to launch in the next few days."
|Mar 12, 2010|
|196:|| Evan Williams, Twitter's Co Founder: Twitter Fundamental To Democracy|
"In areas where censorship hinders freedom of speech, he hopes the "open exchange of information will prevail"."
|Mar 14, 2010|
|197:|| Evan Williams, Twitter Co Founder: Twitter Fundamental To Democracy|
In areas where censorship hinders freedom of speech, he hopes the "open exchange of information will prevail.
|Mar 14, 2010|
|198:|| European Regulators Investigate Facebook Over Picture Privacy|
"Swiss and Germany regulators are investigating whether the practice of posting photos, videos and other information about people on sites such as Facebook without their consent is a breach of privacy laws."
|Mar 24, 2010|
|199:|| Yelp Makes Changes To Address Criticism|
"I hope that these changes will debunk some of the myths and conspiracy theories out there about Yelp and its advertising and whether those are linked,"
|Apr 6, 2010|
|200:|| Digg Makes Changes To DiggBar, And UnBans Domains|
"Rose criticized the DiggBar's user experience as "inconsistent" and "wonky," and called the feature "bad for the Internet."
|Apr 7, 2010|