Google Exec Joins Facebook
Matthew Papakipos, a key leader in developing the Chrome operating system, is moving to Facebook as director of engineering.
Social Network Security Policies Lacking
Symantec survey finds half of social networking at work is for business purposes, but many organizations don't have appropriate security policies or enforcement.
Social Media Up 230% Since 2007
Two-thirds of Americans now use Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and other social media sites; 43% visit multiple times per day.
Superhighway To Hell
Internet Evolution founder Stephen Saunders believes everything you think you know about the future of the Internet is wrong. Read why, and join our discussion by leaving a comment at the bottom of his open letter to readers.
Facebook Rebukes Privacy Groups
The social network argued that the steps it recently took to simplify information sharing are sufficient to protect users' privacy.
Social Networks Pose E-Discovery Risks
Growing corporate use of Twitter, Facebook, and cloud-based applications are creating new e-discovery demands, but c-level awareness of risks remains scarce.
Web Tools Help Cancer Doctors Pick Treatment
Evidence-based clinical support tools developed by University of Pittsburgh Medical Center help doctors choose most promising and cost-effective treatments for cancer patients.
Twitter Fail Whale Resurfaces
A networking equipment error was blamed for problems that prevented users from accessing the popular microblogging site throughout much of Wednesday.
Oil Spill Solutions Sought Online
Suggestions posted on the Web site range from executive bashing to professional solutions for stopping the stream of oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico.
NYC To Hire Social Media Expert
Chief digital officer will work with New York City agencies to streamline communications through social networks, mobile, and other Web 2.0 technologies.
California Refreshes CA.Gov Site
The site offers improved search capabilities and other features to give people better and easier access to government data and services.
President Bush Joins Facebook
The former president is off to a fast start in terms of the number of followers he's garnered on the social network.
Quit Facebook Day A Bust
Fewer than 40,000 account holders, citing privacy and other concerns, pledged to drop the social networking site.