Tag: social networks
Google provides an update on its Google+ numbers
Google provides an update on its Google+ numbers.
December 7, 2012
Facebook testing ranked comments on Pages
The best comments on posts on music artists Facebook Pages could soon be floating to the top, thanks to a new algorithm being tested by the social network.
November 13, 2012
IFPI boss calls for Russian action over vKontakte music
IFPI boss Frances Moore criticised the russian social network during the International Anti-Counterfeiting Forum in Moscow.
October 23, 2012
Twitter cuts off logins for Pheed social network
Twitter has cut off its ability to let people sign in to new social network, Pheed, using their Twitter ID.
October 22, 2012
New study digs into Twitter user demographics
Web analytics company Beevolve has been digging into data from 36m Twitter profiles, to try to draw some conclusions about how people use the service.
October 11, 2012
Facebook has 1bn active users (and music stats to share)
We knew this milestone was coming, but Facebook has confirmed that it now has more than 1bn monthly active users (MAUs).
October 5, 2012
Chinese social network Weixin set to hit 200m users
Facebook is racing towards 1bn active users, but in some parts of the world it's facing fierce competition from companies whose roots are firmly in mobile devices
September 17, 2012
Turntable.fm founder raises $1m for DJZ dance-music community
Seth Goldstein was one of the co-founders of digital music service Turntable.fm, but it seems he's moved on to another idea: a global community for dance music.
September 12, 2012
250k posts so far on Twitter alternative App.net
App.net's former boss Dalton Caldwell has provided a couple of stats showing its early traction: 250k posts so far from its 17.5k user accounts.
September 3, 2012
Users like Google+ better than Twitter and Facebook
According to independent research in the American Customer Satisfaction Index, Google+ scored 78 out of 100 for satisfaction – well ahead of Twitter (64) and Facebook (61).
July 18, 2012
Digging into Lady Gaga’s Little Monsters community
Lady Gaga has now opened Little Monsters, her own social network, to all-comers.
July 13, 2012