IRS, DOJ use social media sites to track deadbeats

IRS, DOJ use social media sites to track deadbeats

Advocacy group the Electronic Frontier Foundation has obtained documents showing how law enforcement agencies and the Internal Revenue Service are...

March 17th, 2010 Jaikumar Vijayan

US Defense Department OKs social networking

US Defense Department OKs social networking

Following a ban on social networking by some sectors of the U.S. Department of Defense, the agency has now decided...

March 2nd, 2010 Nancy Gohring

MySpace dumps server hard disks for flash drives

MySpace dumps server hard disks for flash drives

Social networking site MySpace.com announced today that it has switched from using hard disk drives in its servers to using...

October 19th, 2009 Lucas Mearian

Music promoter hits right note with SOA implementation

Music promoter hits right note with SOA implementation

As with paper and plastic, "reduce, reuse, recycle" works for software. Especially when you're a small company in a cutthroat...

October 5th, 2009 Kim S. Nash

Tweeters flying away in droves

Tweeters flying away in droves

Ask any high school kid - soaring popularity loses some of its luster if more than half of your new...

April 28th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

Does Facebook redesign threaten Twitter?

Does Facebook redesign threaten Twitter?

Twitter Inc. is at a critical juncture now that uber popular Facebook Inc. has redesigned its services to, well, be...

March 4th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

Developers irked by Facebook app verification fee

Developers irked by Facebook app verification fee

Facebook now gives its developers the option of submitting their applications for review to obtain a seal of approval, but...

November 20th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

CIO, Government of British Columbia

CIO, Government of British Columbia

Social networking outlets such as MySpace and Facebook are offering new avenues of communication for corporations and governments, but are...

March 31st, 2008 Greg Enright

Yahoo Messenger cruises into Web 2.0 territory

Yahoo Messenger cruises into Web 2.0 territory

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE The significance of Yahoo Social Messenger 9.0 beta – which launched on Tuesday – isn’t...

October 30th, 2007 Joaquim P Menezes