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Facebook has rapidly grown to become the biggest social networking sites in the world and now have over 400 million users across the world. They are opening up new offices in Hyderabad, India and Austin, Texas.

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Facebook 420 Character Limit

Facebook limits status updates to 420 characters unlike Twitter which has a 140 character status update limit.

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StumbleUpon Official Badges

StumbleUpon has released a new set of dynamic badges for websites. The StumbleUpon badges will allow users to submit content to SU and also display a live count of real-time hits from StumbleUpon.

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Twitter will thwart spam in DM by passing links in direct messages through their own servers, namely a URL shorterner twt.tl. This will allow Twitter to stop users from being phished or scammed, before the effect is widespread.

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Google Facebook Friends in Results

Google now displays snippets containing Facebook Friends and LinkedIN Profile details while search for a name in the Google Search results.

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Free Apple iPad Beta Test on Facebook Is A Scam

A new scam on Facebook entices users by saying that they would give away a Free Apple iPad if users register to beta-test the iPad, however, this is a new Facebook scam in order to get cellphone information from users.

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Twitter has started to prompt users with an overlay window to update their profile information along with providing a privacy option to disable being discovered by the email address users use.

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Flavours.me lets you create a display board for all your social networking accounts and blogs. The service is free, quik and easy and you can completely customize the design of the page.

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A new bout of Twitter DM Phishing spam is doing the rounds where affected users are sending out DMs to their friends which contain links to spam websites. A sample message of the Twitter DM says “haha, This you????” accompanied by a phishing link.

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50 Million Tweets

Twitter the popular social networking service is doing some big numbers, much bigger than the 140 character it allows users to type and send out to their followers. According to a recent blog post on the official twitter blog, Twitter users are now tweeting 50 million times per day.

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Does Someone Follow You on Twitter?

Find out if someone is following you or not on Twitter in a few seconds. No need to sift through your follower list on twitter, just enter the twitter handle of the person you want to check follows you on Twiter or not.

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Delete Google Buzz Profile or Disable It

Completely Delete and Disable your Google Buzz profile forever. The new Disable Google Buzz option is now available under the Buzz settings in Gmail.

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Send Direct Messages Multiple Users on Twitter

Send out direct messages to multiple users or recipients in Twitter using MultiDM. MultiDM will allow you to send out mass direct messages on twitter to several people at once.

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Julia Mancuso is an Olympic Alpine Skiier. She is the favorite from USA for the Olympic medal in the giant slalom. Digg has started their community Dialogg for asking questions to this ski racer – ask your own questions to this racer!

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Google Buzz Introduction Video and Website

Google Buzz is here and it is a direct competitor to both Facebook and Twitter, if you have not yet heard about Google Buzz, it is a social networking product from Google which will directly integrate into Google products like Gmail and Google Apps.

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