category: social networking

Chatroulette users caught with their pants down

posted March 12th, 2010 by

Chatroulettemap

EVERYBODY is talking about chatroulette.com the new live voice and video cam site where you are randomly connected to strangers and introduced to their stranger behaviour. more…

Did Last.fm pass data to RIAA?

posted May 23rd, 2009 by

There’s something of a spat developing over whether Last.fm’s parent company CBS handed over sensitive user listening data, usernames and IP address to the RIAA. TechCrunch challenges Last.fm to Deny This after Last.fm says
“TechCrunch are full of shit”.

Kevin Rose’s new site WeFollow

posted March 28th, 2009 by

Digg founder Kevin Rose last week launched his new site WeFollow.com, a user-content-driven, Twitter directory. WeFollow categorises and aggregates your Twitter account based on the three keywords you supply and your Twitter following.

Gigya Social Widgets

posted February 19th, 2009 by

Gigya.com is a “widget sharing platform” that helps developers and publishers distribute widgets, providing an API and analytics, to help you create and publish to 70 well known social networks, blog platforms and bookmarking sites.

Twitter, TwitPic and TwitterFeed

posted January 17th, 2009 by

twitpic.com

I’ve been playing with a few Twitter spin-offs this week, TwitterFeed and TwitPic. The first allows you to automatically post items on an RSS feed to your Twitter account, while TwitPic allows you to post your pictures to your Twitter account via a mobile device, email or web interface. more…