Tag: Facebook

A Reunion 60 Years in the Making

For over 60 years Sam Childress, who was raised by his mother Shirley Childress, believed that his father wanted no part in his life. At the same time his father Anthony Trapani, now 81, was completely unaware of the son desperately trying to reach out to him.

You’re Invited- Join Our Family!

Social media has grown at an amazing pace over the last ten years. Today, Twitter has more than 645 million users, while Facebook has connected  1.3 billion users (though an estimated 81 million of these accounts are phony). In fact, 41% of people between the ages of 18 and 34 check their Facebook page before Read More…

Can Facebook Out-Awesome Google Plus?

Google has had a lot of Buzz since announcing their latest social networking concept, Google Plus. Of course no one expected Facebook to just ignore it. Last week Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told the world that he would make an announcement on Wednesday, July 6. He didn’t give many details, other than to say it Read More…

Will Google Plus Win You Over?

Social networking isn’t perfect. But Google is trying to take it to a nearly flawless level. Their upcoming product, Google Plus, hopes to be a contender for Facebook’s social throne. Although Facebook and Google offer very different services, they are competitors. Both provide content to inform and entertain visitors. And both are vying for time Read More…

New Wedding Photos Discovered On Facebook … By The Man’s Current Wife

Picture this: you have reason to believe your spouse is seeing someone else, so you search for that person’s profile on Facebook. What you find confirms your fears, but it gets worse. You also see pictures of your beloved’s wedding – and you’re not in them. Lynn France used Facebook to find a woman she Read More…

Going Postal For Letters

When was the last time you received a letter in the mail? For millions of people, the answer could be never. In this modern age of email, texting and a bevy of other ways to contact people instantly, letter writing has fallen by the wayside. These days most communication is short, highly abbreviated and sent Read More…

Social Networks in the News: Facebook Grows & Obama Gets Tweeted

There are dozens of Social Networks available to people all over the world, and two of the most popular are making big news … again. Facebook is in the spotlight for its impressive growth, and Twitter for a message that only had a short lifespan. Facebook has more registered users than some countries have people. Read More…

What Does Your Social Profile Say About You?

Do you blog, tweet, post bulletins or inform people about your current moods and activities online? If so, then you’re part of the worldwide sensation known as social networking. Whether your social network of choice is MySpace, Facebook, Twitter or all of the above, anything you put on these sites says a lot about you Read More…

The Social Networking Conundrum

It’s an epic battle that rages on daily. Social networking has become one of the most popular ways for people to spend their personal time, and several websites are vying to become the uncontested hot spot for networkers everywhere. MySpace Vs. Facebook In the struggle to grab and keep the attention of the American public, Read More…