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Now Twitter wants to know where you live

Now Twitter wants to know where you live

Burgeoning micro blogging and social networking tool Twitter has announced plans to add location based service to its platform.

Orange, Vodafone push further into social networking

Is social networking aggregation the next big thing?

Social networking remains at the core of operators’ attempts to stimulate mobile broadband usage, with Orange UK on Wednesday announcing a social networking aggregation tool.

Twitter used for ‘pointless babble’ shock

Twitter used for ‘pointless babble’ shock

A recent study on what social networking platform Twitter is really used for has discovered that it’s not the marketer’s dream many think it to be. In truth, the research suggests, it’s really just used to spout senseless babble.

Digital cameras get wireless, social networking connectivity

Digital cameras get wireless, social networking connectivity

Korean electronics manufacturer Samsung gave the industry a taste of things to come on Friday, unveiling a portfolio of digital cameras that incorporate social networking tools and wireless connectivity.

Facebook makes friends with FriendFeed

Facebook makes friends with FriendFeed

Competition is getting heated in the real time search space as monster social network Facebook snapped up FriendFeed for an undisclosed sum.

Social networking driving mobile data boom

Social networking driving mobile data boom

Forget music and video downloads, social networking is driving the growth explosion in mobile data usage, analysts said today.

Out in the cold

Out in the cold

The online world is buzzing with social networking platforms, while the mobile operators look on in envy.

Issue 143 September 2007

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Billing: New services and offerings are creating a real need for convergent billing

Interviews: 3UK CEO Kevin Russell and Qualcomm’s head of European operations, Andrew Gilbert, talk to MCI

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