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ComScore: Facebook has passed Orkut in India

Social networking use in India--one of the Google-owned Orkut's strongholds--is now slightly dominated by Facebook.

By Aug. 25, 2010


File transfers come to iGoogle, Orkut; Gmail's next

Google Talk is finally getting a feature it's been missing since launch: file transfers. The feature could even be making it to Gmail soon.

By Mar. 29, 2010


Google to open source Orkut?

Google may be planning to open source its Orkut service to compete with Facebook.

By Oct. 10, 2007


Programmers in India prefer Google's Orkut

A new survey shows that more software developers in India are choosing Orkut over Facebook and MySpace.

By Jul. 8, 2008


OpenSocial apps now available to Orkut users in India

Plenty of social networks are rolling out OpenSocial-compatible developer platforms, but Orkut's is of particular interest because Google owns it.

By Apr. 17, 2008


Report: Google's Orkut fights off worm attack

Worm creates scrapbook entries on Orkut profiles and then propagates to friends on the network.

By Dec. 19, 2007


MySpace Brazil launches, entering the Orkut jungle

News Corp.-owned social network launches another localized site, this one a Portuguese-language version for a Brazilian audience.

By Dec. 14, 2007


Does it matter if Google Orkut goes open source?

Google's Orkut along with other social media sites are adopting Facebook's open source model. Will it help Orkut?

By Nov. 7, 2007


Will Android be more like Google Earth or Orkut?

Android joins growing list of Google products and initiatives but stands out from the pack.

By Nov. 5, 2007


Security firm: Google's Orkut being used to spread Trojans

Spam message on Orkut is disguised as an official e-mail from the social-networking site, but the links in the message lead to Trojans, Websense says.

By Nov. 25, 2008