Social Media

Government aims to protect bookshops from 'unfair competition'.

Posted 03 October 2013

Search results enhanced by Pinterest's curated image collections.

Posted 03 October 2013

Pinterest is seeking to grow its user base in Europe.

Posted 13 September 2013

From privacy and surveillance to hyper-connectivity, Marydee Ojala encourages librarians everywhere to respond to IFLA's "tremendously important" report.

Posted 06 September 2013

Social search engine Topsy's search index now includes every tweet.

Posted 05 September 2013

Vevo, the music video and entertainment platform, is to launch in Germany later in 2013.

Posted 04 September 2013

New sharing function will allow users to choose story content instead of headline when tweeting.

Posted 28 August 2013

Report reveals which governments have requested data - and what Facebook handed over.

Posted 28 August 2013

Two recent studies explore the links between TV viewing and social media activities.

Posted 08 August 2013

LinkedIn revenues exceed market expectations.

Posted 02 August 2013

The increasingly mobile researcher gets a new app.

Posted 01 August 2013

New report explores the potential of Europe's biggest internet market.

Posted 29 July 2013

Book charts the evolution of scientific communication and draws parallels with the pharmaceutical industry in the age of social media.

Posted 29 July 2013

Phil Bradley on why information professionals should be adding Google+ to their social media portfolio.

Posted 24 July 2013

The latest social login trends show Google catching up with Facebook.

Posted 09 July 2013

Research suggests traditional news services and Twitter are equally matched.

Posted 08 July 2013

People are changing the way they access and read news.

Posted 26 June 2013

Survey in Scotland shows social media is becoming mainstream in the academic learning environment.

Posted 13 June 2013

Social networks can improve employee productivity although some employers remain unconvinced.

Posted 31 May 2013

Google has revamped Gmail by introducing a tabbed inbox feature.

Posted 30 May 2013

German job centres told searching for benefit recipients on social networks is against the law.

Posted 24 May 2013

Social network aiming to get 'a better feel' for the French market.

Posted 23 May 2013

Yahoo has made a number of changes to the photo-sharing site.

Posted 21 May 2013

Yahoo has agreed to acquire the blogging platform for a reported $1.1 billion.

Posted 20 May 2013

Lucky Sort the latest data-focused company acquired by Twitter.

Posted 14 May 2013