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.
Burgeoning micro blogging and social networking tool Twitter has announced plans to add location based service to its platform.
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.
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.
Competition is getting heated in the real time search space as monster social network Facebook snapped up FriendFeed for an undisclosed sum.
Forget music and video downloads, social networking is driving the growth explosion in mobile data usage, analysts said today.
The online world is buzzing with social networking platforms, while the mobile operators look on in envy.
Issue 143 September 2007
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