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Communication Internet Social Media & Social Networking Society & Culture

The social communication generation

When we talk of great inventions, the written word is probably in the top five. Today, communication isn’t just a prerequisite, it’s big business. And with the proliferation of services like Pownce, Twitter and Jaiku, words are those intangible threads that draw the far-flung corners of the world closer together than at any time in the past…

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Internet Social Media & Social Networking Technology

Meebo, Box.net make Netvibes viable

I’ve been using Netvibes more and more recently since my earlier review and I have to say, it’s pretty good. I’ve also been using two widgets that have really opened things up and taken my Netvibes page pretty damn close to being a part of my daily workflow, and that’s saying something, I can tell […]

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Blogging Business Google Internet Social Media & Social Networking Yahoo!

Yahoo! to buy MyBlogLog

As a fairly regular reader of TechCrunch, I kept seeing this Recent Reader list popping up. Curiosity got the better of me, and in the last week of December I signed up to MyBlogLog, the provider of the aforementioned list. Since then, I’m happy to say that MyBlogLog has been a pretty good investment, one […]