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Twitter Networks are Different than Social Networks

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Traditional social networks are more restricted to people whom I already know and information and updates are less discoverable.

Stage 32 Targets Film, TV, Theater With Social Network

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Does the entertainment industry need its own social networking site? Los Angeles-based Stage 32 thinks so--and so far, has 325,000 members for its online social networking site, which it says ties together film, television, and theater creatives. stage32 social networking hollywood content film theater television artist

weeSPIN Finds Funding For Social Networking App

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Los Angeles-based weeSPIN announced late Tuesday that it has raised a seed investment round for its music-focused, social networking app.

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Zui.com Launches New Social Networking Features

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Virgin America Taps LA Startup For In-Flight Social Network

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Virgin America said this morning that it has launched a brand new, in-flight social network, based on a mobile app from Los Angeles startup Here on Biz. According to Virgin America, it has launched an in-flight social network which is aimed at helping to connect fellow business travelers on its flights, via the free Here On Biz app.

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Two San Diego Sites Rank Tops In Rising Social Networking Interest

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CHNL – Social Network For All | Interview With John Wander, Co-founder & CEO

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CHNL aggregates content from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, SoundCloud, Tumblr, Instagram and Flickr into one place making it fast, easy, and a beautiful way to discover content as well as to easily share it back out to my social networks, or engage in the conversation happening around that content. Why Social Networking?

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amSTATZ Social Network For Fitness Gurus, Athletes & Events | Interview With Founder

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The post amSTATZ Social Network For Fitness Gurus, Athletes & Events | Interview With Founder appeared first on TechZulu.

Guardian Circle Taps Your Social Network For Help In A Crisis

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Marina Del Rey-based Guardian Circle says it has the app for you--a new app which lets you connect with your own personal network of family, friends, neighbors, co-workers, and others, who can get you out of a bind. 911--to provide help. The app was created by startup veterans Mark Jeffrey and Chris Hayes. READ MORE>>.

MyLife Takes On Unified Social Network Management

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MyLife said it aims to create a "single unified feed" of users' social networking activity. Pricing on the new service was not announced.

Grindr Names New CTO

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Los Angeles-based gay social networking app Grindr said today that it has named Lukas Sliwka as Chief Technology Officer. grindr executive social networking engineeringSliwka has been at Grindr since October of 2013, serving as Vice President, Engineering. Sliwka has previously also served at Beachbody, Yamaha, and Mazda.

ResearchGate | Social Network For Researchers Only

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The post ResearchGate | Social Network For Researchers Only appeared first on TechZulu. Virtual Research Lab For Global Collaboration.

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Manal Richa Social networking is not about technology or what you had for lunch. While creating a major shift in messaging and communication, social networking is literarily changing the way we look at the world. Keep in mind though that social networking is a two-way street. Two-way conversation.

Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

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Social Networks: Past, Present & Future. What are the big trends that will drive the next phase of social networks?

Africa’s Largest and Fastest Growing Social Network | Interview with LAGbook’s Chidi Nwaogu

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Today they say its  Africa’s largest and fastest growing social networking utility with over 4,000 daily new sign-ups. There?s

Take Back Your Internet, Leave Klout

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That means all you have to do is go buck-wild and crazy on top of the social network mechanical bull to make ends meet! Treat.

Report: Snapchat Nearing 1 Billion In Ad Revenues

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The report predicted that Snapchat will represent 2 percent of social network ad dollars in the US next year. eMarketer said it calculated the ad revenues based on its own revenue model, consumer adoption estimates, monetization trends at similar social networks, and monetization assumptions for different Snapchat ad products.

LA Kings Launch Social Networking App

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PeeqSee Launches Social Networking App

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Los Angeles-based PeeqSee , a new startup developing social networking and media apps, has launched an app which lets users create interactive, visual posts. peeqsee social networking media sharing androidThe company said those "Peeqs" also can direct users to another photo, video, website, message, or video channel.

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What We Should Be Saying On Facebook

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Social networks have changed the way we communicate and share ideas. social media facebook relevant marketing social networkingWhile we post about articles we like, food we love, people we care about and things that matter or don’t, sometimes we ought to just say “I love Subway.”

Social Networking Entreprenuerial Opportunities

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Last Saturday, I was a panelist at the CalTech - Social Networks event. My main points were: Social Everywhere - I work with a lot of different shapes and sizes of companies and it's interesting how each one has opportunities to leverage its users to form different kinds of communities, create connections, encourage contribution, etc.

Social Networking and Business Value

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Just a quick note that I'll be moderating a Technology Council Event : Social Networking as a Business Strategy May 19, 2009 - Culver City Social networking media are used on a daily basis to grow businesses and expand career opportunities. Can social networking be a money-maker for companies? and Ph.D.

Canvas Aims At Social Networks

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Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit

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Isn’t social networking amazing? I can’t wait to meet all of you at the event! love Namechk.com for this. great trade! Yahoo!

Stephan Paternot shares open letter to Facebook’s Zuckerberg

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They’ll tell you Paternot was an entrepreneurial whiz kid who co-founded the very first social network in the 90′s called TheGlobe.com.

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Moofaces | Who You Know Matters

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Recently launched Moofaces is a new spin on old social networks in which helps creative people connect based on their professions and interests.

Report: Snapchat Looking To Raise $4 Billion In IPO

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With Cowboys’ Backing, Blue Star Set to Boost Sports Startups

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Dallas —Partners with a deep well of subject matter expertise and capital are on the top of any entrepreneur’s wish list. Now an accelerator tailored to sports technology startups might be giving those founders a connection to the ultimate in sports and marketing royalty: the Dallas Cowboys.

Bombd Sets Up Shop In Venice, Aims At Social Networking

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Bombd , a startup which develops a social networking and messaging app revolving around sharing instant photos with others, has set up shop in Venice Beach. Bombd's social networking app works on both iOS and Android. bombd social networking australia startup venture capital seed funding photo photography

Has Facebook Achieved What AOL Could Have A Generation Ago?

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Social Network ‘Gigmor’ Connects Musicians for Jam Sessions

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Plus our unique social media features allow them to engage with the community as well as posting music, photos and videos.”.

Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit FAST

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could go on and on, but in closing, my experience in using social media/networking has been short but remarkably fruitful. great trade!

Jammcard Launches Social Network For Musicians

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Los Angeles-based Jammcard said this morning that it has launched a new, social networking site specifically for professional and amateur musicians. The startup, which is led by Elmo Lovano, said it provides a platform where artists can present or share their repertoire and abilities, and network with others in the business.

At The Pool Redesigns Site, Rolls Out Groups For Organizations

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Communly Takes On Social Networking Around Interests, Not Friends

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Is there room in the world for another social networking site? communly social networking network interest community group startup

Relativity Media Sells Stake To Singaporean Social Networking Company YuuZoo

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YuuZoo is an online operator of social media, e-commerce, and gaming properties, and says it has the ability to reach more than 4 billion consumers. relativity media yuuzoo social gaming content hollywood merger acquisition venture capitalThe two said that YuuZoo will initially buy 33.3 READ MORE>>.

Report: Tinder Now Valued Over $5 Billion

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Step aside, Oscar. All hail the Golden Thumb!

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We're all dying to see if The Social Network wins big at the Oscars tonight, but while Hollywood glams it up for the Academy Awards, LA startup Lunch.com is putting the final touches on its own show to recognize excellence in consumer-generated online reviews. I know, I know. Visit TechZulu for full story.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2008 -- "Social Networking: How it Can Add Value to Your Organization" MIT of the Central Coast Enterprise Forum. Social networking is the fastest growing activity on Web 2.0. Mark Sylvester, CEO of introNetworks describes what social networking really means in the business realm.

Mingly Launches Mingly Web and MyPeople | Manage Your TwitFaceMailBookLink

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It’s not your fault that we can only be social creatures to a certain extent before brain overload. via Gmail. See Reminder screenshot].