Facebook fanatics the most likely to get de-friended

Frequent Facebook users who are continually updating their statuses with dull and trivial statements are most at risk of being deleted by their online mates, a new study has revealed. Telling the world what you had for dinner, or how much you love your boyfriend for the millionth time is… Read more »

Twitter boss steps down

Twitter co-founder and CEO Evan Williams has announced his plans to step down to allow another colleague to come forward to steer the company during its new phase. Williams is the second Twitter CEO to step down after two years in the job. The Twitter co-founder is not leaving the… Read more »

Facebook and Skype close to striking a deal

According to recent reports, social networking site Facebook and internet communication network Skype are extremely close to striking a deal. The two organisations are leaders in their own fields with Facebook boasting 500 million users worldwide while Skype claims to have 560 million members across the globe. The pairing of… Read more »

Lady Ga Ga crowned Twitter Queen

Lady Ga Ga this week triumphed over former number one Twitterer Britney Spears to become the Queen of Twitter. The Bad Romance singer topped Britney’s 5,703,000 followers with her 5,741,000 devoted followers on the micro blogging site Twitter. To mark her achievement of reaching the highest number of followers on… Read more »

Facebook reaches 500 million members

Facebook’s meteoric rise in global popularity shows no signs of faltering, as the social networking site has just announced it currently boasts 500 million active members. With 500 million active monthly users operating on the site across the world, many experts and also the founder of the network, Mark Zuckerberg,… Read more »

Skype’s new 3G iPhone app in high demand

Demand for Skype’s new 3G iPhone app is extremely high with the company reporting 5 million downloads in just 4 days. Prior to the release of the new app, iPhone users could only use Skype services to video and voice call other members when they had a Wi-Fi connection. But… Read more »

Microsoft plan Hotmail makeover

Microsoft has revealed plans to revamp its Hotmail service in order to keep up with the rapid growth of rival email provider Gmail. In the past Microsoft have increased email storage on their Hotmail service in an attempt to outdo Gmail which continues to grow in popularity. However this time… Read more »