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Kids reach digital maturity at 11

internet Recent research carried out by AVG has found that by the age of eleven, most children have reached “digital maturity or digital adulthood.” A survey of 4000 parents with kids aged.. more
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YouTube about to be Google-plussed

YouTube Logo It seems that Google has gone refresh happy in the wake of the opening up of Google+, in an effort to both redesign the look of some of its traditional services.. more
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Apple employee fired for Facebook comments

facebook Social networkers would be wise to take care what they post on their profile, after recent reports showed that as many as 78% of employers research potential employees online before giving.. more
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Facebook dislike button on the way?

The much wished-for Facebook ‘dislike’ button could soon become a reality, if changes to Open Graph are anything to go by, according to SEO specialists QueryClick. Following the much publicised F8 conference, it has emerged that changes to Open Graph have “opened up a whole.. more
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Unthink anti-Facebook site launches

A new social networking site has launched into beta this past week, positioning itself as a rebel against Facebook and other big social players such as Google and Twitter. Unthink is most definitely an underdog, of course, billing itself not as a social network, but.. more
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Redesigned Google Reader rolled out

Google has made the changes to Reader which the company announced the week before last. Namely a redesign and transferral of social features over to Google’s new social network, Google+. The idea being, of course, to get as many people to switch to bolster the.. more
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Google engineer retracts ‘rant’ about Google+

A Google engineer has apologised for publicly posting a long criticism of the company’s Google+ social network in which he described it as a ‘pathetic afterthought’. Steve Yegge - unfamiliar with how to actually use the site, he says - accidentally made public a post.. more
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Facebook announces improvements to social gaming

In addition to the brand new app for iPad, Facebook have announced that they are extending their mobile platform in order to add “all the social channels that have helped apps and games reach hundreds of millions of users”. Whilst the features that launched with.. more
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Social media putting organisations at risk

New research has been published this month on the risks posed globally by social media. The study was carried out by Ponemon and sponsored by Websense, and it looks into what security threats target users of social networks and how they affect companies. It found.. more
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Facebook introduces malicious link checker

There’s some good news in the world of social networking today, as Facebook announced they are to introduce a checking process to find malicious websites links. The new feature begins as of now, and will warn users who click on links to sites that are.. more
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