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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 - 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

File photo of Apple logo inside the newly opened Omotesando Apple store at a shopping district in Tokyo
Apple iWatch ‘Patent’ Design Revealed

By IBTimes AU

The rumours related to Apple launching a smartwatch later this year were further encouraged as the tech giant got its patent for “iWatch” on Tuesday, July 22. The patent filing revealed the design of the highly anticipated smartwatch. (Jul 23)

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Stana Katic's Twitter Photo is a Castle Season 6 Finale Reminder
Castle Season 7 Premiere Date Set, Stana Katic Reminds Caskett Fans of Big Moment in Twitter Photo; More Teasers from Cast [SPOILERS]

By IBTimes AU

"Castle" Season 7 filming is underway, and its ABC premiere date has been set. Stana Katic, who plays Kate Beckett, updates her profile photo on Twitter to make sure that fans remember the last season's cliffhanger. (Jul 22)

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Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

American multinational corporation Microsoft recently released its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 in Australia. The Windows smart phone will be available in the three major carriers Telstra, Optus, and Vodaphone and can be purchased outright ... (Jul 10)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IPHONE, GOLD, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

A Chilean grape picker walks with a crate during the harvest at Santa Rita Vineyard, 40km south of Santiago, April 2, 2004.
Men Are Not Meant to Be Left Alone With Their Thoughts

By IBTimes AU

According to a recent report; about a quarter of women and two-thirds of men preferred electric shocks over their own company. (Jul 08)

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs iPhone 5S: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

American multinational corporation Microsoft recently announced that its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 will be released by July in Australia to Telstra, Vodaphone, and Optus. The Windows smart phone can also be purchased outright from Harvey Norman, Dick Smith, AllPhones, and JB Hi-Fi. (Jul 08)

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

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs. Nexus 5: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

Microsoft is set to release its colourful premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 in Australia this month. The Windows smartphone will be released to all major carriers, Telstra, Optus and Vodafone. It can also be bought outright from Dick Smith, JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman and AllPhones. (Jul 07)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, TELSTRA

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs Sony Xperia Z2: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

American multinational corporation Microsoft gets more colourful with the set July release of its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 in Australia. The Windows smart phone will be released to all major carriers - Telstra, Optus and Vodafone. (Jul 07)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

American multinational corporation Microsoft gets more colourful with the set July release of its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 in Australia. So how does Nokia Lumia 930 fare against Samsung Galaxy S5? (Jul 05)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs. Amazon Fire Phone: Price and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

No sooner than Amazon rolled out its first attempt at the smartphone industry through the Amazon Fire Phone than Microsoft also gets more colourful with the set July release of its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 in Australia. (Jul 04)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, SMARTPHONE

Nokia XL (Dual-Sim) vs. Samsung Galaxy Core (Dual-Sim) – Specifications, Features and Price Comparison
Nokia Lumia 930 vs Nokia Lumia 635 4G: Price, Availability, and Specs Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

American multinational corporation Microsoft gets more colourful with the set July release of both its premium flagship phone Nokia Lumia 930 and entry-level phone Nokia Lumia 635 4G enabled in Australia. (Jul 03)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT