Category Archives: Social Networking

And now ….. Nanoblogging!


Stumbled upon this post by Josh Lowensohn which talks about a new service in town….Adocu It’s a Twitter clone. There’s no 140 character limit, but spaces are not allowed, you have to fit everything in one word like “whatingodsnameisthis”. They … Continue reading

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Mobile Social Networking on the rise


In a previous post Social Networking and the Mobile Phone, I had written about the values mobile phone brings to a social network. Social networking, by definition, is about people that want to keep in touch with their friends and … Continue reading

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Why We Tweet – What value does Twitter bring on personal and business front


When I first came across Twitter, I couldn’t understand it. So I can put 140 characters on a web site to tell the world what I am doing at the moment… Who cares? And why would I want to know … Continue reading

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Can Indian social networking sites survive?


With international favorites like Facebook, Orkut (yes, it’s back) and MySpace gaining traction in Indian markets, it’ll be really difficult for the “me too” websites with a “follow the leader” mentality to hold out in this space. In a product … Continue reading

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Social networking and the mobile phone


Social networking via the mobile phone is a big buzz these days. MOBILE user generated content and social networking was worth 3.45 B in 2006 (don’t have access to current numbers but I bet it’ll be more than double that). … Continue reading

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