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Why Open Alternatives Are Bound To Challenge Facebookview story

http://www.linux.com – If you haven't been following the tale of the new open alternative to Facebook, y... (Software)

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Microsoft’s new spin on social networkingview story

http://apcmag.com – Microsoft’s research hothouse FUSE Lab cooks up Spindex – a Web-based app to aggregate Twitter and Facebook updates plus RSS feeds into a single streamlined screen. (IT news)

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Who Controls Identity on the Web?view story

http://linuxbsdos.com – The race to own your virtual identity is on. In announcements made just days apart at the end of April, Facebook and the Mozilla Foundation launched parallel efforts to extend the way users are identified and connected on the Web. The two approaches are fundamentally different. Facebook’s Open Graph Protocol uses the oAuth standard, which [...] (General)

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7 Types of “Coming Soon” Page Design (With Examples)view story

http://www.hongkiat.com – As the web design and technology continues to improve, the “Coming Soon” page is really more than just an ordinary white page with men-at-work icon or under-construction sign. (General)

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Microblogging and More with Gwibberview story

http://www.linux-mag.com – Tired of slogging through Facebook's interface? Sick of seeing the Fail Whale? Cut through the cruft and simplify your social services with Gwibber -- a microblogging client for Linux that supports Identi.ca, Facebook, Twitter, and more. (General)

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How to block Ads on Firefoxview story

http://gamblis.com – For some reason, we do not want to view many ads often displayed on a website. You may not want to watch the annoying flash animated ads, banner or something similar. If you are Firefox users, you can use Adblock addons to block the annoying ads while surfing on the web. (Distributions)

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Four Nerds and a Cry to Arms Against Facebookview story

http://linuxo.com – NY Times: "How angry is the world at Facebook for devouring every morsel of personal information we are willing to feed it?" (General)

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iPad coming to 9 more countries, 28th Mayview story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)

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Twitter bug: No(0) followers No(0) following Still you are listed!view story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)

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Microsoft Office goes Online – A Move to beat Google Docs?view story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)