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Social networks

A social network service essentially consists of a representation of each user (often a profile), his/her social links, and a variety of additional services. Most social network services are web based and provide means for users to interact over the internet, such as e-mail and instant messaging.

Headlines Around the Web

Facebook and Twitter target TV spending

Aug 03, 2013 - Financial Times

Social networks face free-speech test

May 30, 2013 - Financial Times

Pay-by-tweet service launched on Twitter

Feb 12, 2013 - Financial Times

Instagram kills its own pics on Twitter

Dec 06, 2012 - CNN Money

Social media’s adverts turf war heats up

Oct 15, 2012 - Financial Times

Apple Maps app drives users astray

Sep 21, 2012 - Politico

Social media boosts election turnout

Sep 13, 2012 - Financial Times

A click away from breaking the law

Jun 28, 2012 - Financial Times

Articles About Social networks

First responders check the wounded and the dead at the site of a suicide attack in Sanaa October 9, 2014. A suicide bomber killed at least 42 people on Thursday when he detonated an explosives-laden belt in a district of the Yemeni capital where the power
Young Teen Fighter Says ISIS Uses Drugs On Suicide Bombers To Get Them Perform The Act

By IBTimes AU

Individuals designated as suicide bombers by the ISIS are first drugged so they can perform the supposed act of martyrdom. (Oct 24)

A Z-JH8 helicopter sits on the deck of the Chinese People Liberation Army Naval hospital ship Peace Ark at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam in Honolulu, Hawaii, July 5, 2014.
Russia Accused Of Custodial Torture Of A Woman Pilot Captured From Ukraine: Moscow Bracing For Protests By Rights Activists

By IBTimes AU

Russia needs to protect the human rights of suspects as per protocols concerning action in conflict zones. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, LAWYER

Canadian Justice Minister Martin Cauchon speaks about the unveiling of new legislation against child pornography
Canada Man, 20, Charged for Luring Girls Online for Child Porn

By IBTimes AU

A 20-year-old Canadian was charged for abduction, sexual assault, sexual interference and luring girls online. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, AUSTRALIA, ARGENTINA, THAILAND, RUSSIA, ZIMBABWE

NCIS Season 12: Fans miss seeing Cote de Pablo as Ziva David and Michael Weatherly as Tony DiNozzo
'NCIS' Season 12, Episode 4 Spoilers: Tony DiNozzo Meets New Agent, Fans Speculating Ziva David Closure [Watch NCIS 12x4 Promo Video]

By IBTimes AU

"NCIS" Season 12, Episode 4, titled "Choke Hold," airs Tuesday, Oct. 14, on CBS. Tony DiNozzo (Michael Weatherly) meets a "new agent" in this week's new episode. Fans are speculating this new character could be part of the Ziva David (Cote de Pablo) closure. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: FBI

Vladimir Putin Looks at Alina Kabayeva
Russia Not To Curb Internet, Despite Cyber Attacks: Putin

By IBTimes AU

Russia's stand is positive and taking measures to secure its data looks very legitimate. (Oct 02)

MORE TOPICS: HUMAN RIGHTS, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY

File photograph shows Muslim preacher Anjem Choudary addressing members of the media during a protest supporting Shari'ah Law in north London October 31, 2009.
‘Hate Preacher’ Anjem Choudary Among 11 Arrested In London's Anti-Terror Raid

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Nine Islamists, led by the rabble-rouser, Anjem Choudary, were rounded by London police. (Sep 28)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, LAWYER, LONDON

(L to R) Real Madrid's Sami Khedira, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Daniel Carvajal and Toni Kroos attend a training session ahead of their UEFA Super Cup soccer match against Sevilla at Cardiff City Stadium, Wales, August 11, 2014.
Top 5 Richest Sports Team

By IBTimes AU

Here are the top five richest and most valuable sports team. (Sep 25)

MORE TOPICS: REAL MADRID, LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE, NEW YORK, UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE, MANCHESTER UNITED, LIONEL MESSI

Social Networks Are Probably In Control Of Our Lives

By IBTimes AU

With an umpteen number of likes and click-happy behavior that are seemingly innocuous, we leave digital footprints where every move or a click is recorded by the social media sites. Though we may not give out enough personal details ostensibly, our b... (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau dumps a bucket of ice water onto Liberal MP Sean Casey for the ALS ice bucket challenge in Edmonton
Canadian Adult Actress Sunny Leone Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

By IBTimes AU

Adult movie actress Sunny Leone becomes the latest participant in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. (Aug 25)

MORE TOPICS: BILL GATES, GEORGE W. BUSH, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, INDIA

A man is Silhouetted Against a Video Screen With a Facebook Logo
5 Countries Where Facebook Has Been Banned

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

For some countries, Facebook is a luxury. (Aug 15)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, ISRAEL, FACEBOOK, EGYPT