Paul Allen a Serial entrepreneur, Tech Blogger and founder of Ancestry.com created an online sensation when he predicted that Google’s social networking site Google Plus will have more than 400 million users by the end of 2012. According to Paul “If this rate of new signups – 625k daily, continues then Google+ will reach 100 million users on Feb. 25th and 200 million users on August 3. They will finish 2012 with 293 million users”. […]

new google home page

Google has revamped its home page to promote other services. The revamp strips its front page of the black bar that currently runs horizontally along its top, and replaces it with a grey logo. When clicked or highlighted, it reveals seven other services to the site’s search page with an option to reveal a further eight. It is a smart move, designed to promote more of the firm’s businesses without cluttering its webpage. A spokesman […]

social gaming

Social gaming refers to games that are played on social networks such as Facebook, featuring multiplayer gaming, and asynchronous game-play. With tens of millions of players actively playing social games every day, social gaming is one of the most popular pastimes for users on the internet. Games like FarmVille, Mafia Wars and Words with Friends are part of the zeitgeist of the internet. Zynga Games, the foremost company in social game development, is valued between […]

social networking sites

Social media has changed forever how we interact and connect online. Simply by updating a personal page or sending out a tweet, users can let their network of friends know what is happening in their lives. People can also send out videos, pictures and lots of other content with just a few clicks of a mouse. Social networking sites enable connecting with people and becoming member of communities of like minded people. Social networking sites […]

zygna

Zynga Inc. share price bombed on its first day of trading on December 16th, closing down 5% Zynga, maker of “FarmVille”, “CastleVille” and other online games, made its debut on the Nasdaq stockmarket, priced at $10 each. After trading started, they briefly rose to $11.50 before dipping below the IPO price, giving the firm a market capitalization of about $7 billion It may be a sign that the appetite for new issues of fast-growing internet […]

top 20 social networking

Here is the list of top 20 of the most popular social networking sites in the world in the year 2011. The list is based on average of last year’s stats from Alexa, Compete and Quantcast. Clearly Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin have taken a lead over other social networking sites. Google+ is in the catup stage and will probable make an impact by middle of next year. The following are the top twenty social networking […]

Twitter has revamped its website to allow users to have a more detailed view of their profile page. It also changed the layout to help companies better showcase their brands. The new design introduces three new buttons: Home, @Connect and #Discover. The Home button takes you to your main Twitter feed. The @Connect button shows you all the interactions you’ve had with other users. The #Discover section features trending news stories and hashtags. On the […]

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