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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

Snapchat looks to prove its lasting value

Nov 16, 2013 - Financial Times

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

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Sway: Microsoft Reveals Its Own Powerpoint Killer

By IBTimes AU

Microsoft has come up with creative software to counter Powerpoint killer Prezi. (Dec 16)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IPHONE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, IPAD

Little Girl Supermodel 'Too Sexy’ For Her Age, ‘Sexualised’ Photos Gawked At By Men

By IBTimes AU

Photos of the 9-year old supermodel, who has appeared for Roberto Cavalli and Armani, are said to be sexually attracting pedophiles on social media. (Dec 02)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, NEW YORK

The Facebook logo is displayed on a computer screen in Brussels,
Facebook Remains Huge Versus Tumblr And Other Fast Growing Social Networks

By IBTimes AU

Facebook unquestionably ranks as the world’s largest social media platform but is facing fierce competition with other social networking sites. (Dec 01)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, UNITED KINGDOM, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Canadian Justice Minister Martin Cauchon speaks about the unveiling of new legislation against child pornography
Canada Man Arrested For Allegedly Travelling To US For Sex With 14-Year-Old Boy

By IBTimes AU

A Montreal man was arrested for allegedly travelling to Florida for having sex with an undercover agent whom he thought to be a teenager. (Nov 12)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, IPAD, FLORIDA

A Woman Leaning Into A Car Window In 118 Avenue, Edmonton
Canadian Teenage Mastermind Of Prostitution Ring Gets Adult Sentence

By IBTimes AU

The teenager allured teenage girls through social networks and forced them into prostitution. (Nov 05)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, COURT, LAWYER

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Facebook May Expand Its Scope By Joining The E-Commerce Business Wagon

By IBTimes AU

Facebook is most likely to stretch its role not only as a social media channel but soon as an e-commerce vehicle as well. (Nov 05)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, TWITTER, MANAGEMENT

Evil Clowns Terrorising People Become A Phenomenon in France, UK and US [Video]

By IBTimes AU

Evil clown phenomenon is creating panic among resident in Southern France (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, CALIFORNIA

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)