Forrester's Charlene Li predicts that by 2013 social networks will be open and ubiquitous. Reaching that plateau won't be a technology issue, but a matter of trust.
White label service for wireless carriers to allow users to share videos, files with friends on any network.
The Me.dium sidebar highlights new capabilities in Internet Explorer 8, including browser add-ons WebSlices and Activities.
Blogging platform's parent company, Automattic, brings on board developer Andy Peatling, who created an open-source social network based on WordPress' software.
At its TechFest on Tuesday, Microsoft shows a pair of social-networking projects that show the power that can be made when various networks are combined together.
The social media company did not disclose financial details, but various reports peg the deal worth between $50 million and $75 million.
A blog post on TechCrunch hints that the legendary movie director and producer may be working on a social-networking site for people who claim to have encountered ghosts or aliens.
Ben Ling, director of product marketing for the Facebook platform, gave a brief peek of the upcoming profile page update at Graphing Social Patterns conference and detailed some new capabilities for the social network's 200,000 developers.
Explore videos that your friends like with YourTrumanShow.
At Future of Web Apps conference, founder of a perpetually buzzworthy social-media site reiterates that Digg isn't getting acquired anytime soon.