Microsoft and Google are each taking steps to extend the social networking capabilities in their search services.
Both corporations and employees who tweet on their company's behalf must clarify the question.
Wikipedia plans to ask users to provide suggestions to improve articles on its website, which could be incorporated into the articles by its editors.
InstaBackup is a handy utility that's well suited to Instagram power-users who want to back up their favorite lo-fi photos, or those who simply want a quick pain-free way to transfer their Instagram photos to their Mac.
Yahoo and Facebook have settled a patent dispute, according to a statement Facebook released Friday afternoon.
Twitter will bolster search functionality to automatically complete users' queries and suggest related search terms, among other improvements.
Twitter has received more government requests for user information in the first six months of this year than it did in all of 2011.
Twitter has lost a fight in which it challenged a court order to turn over public but now deleted Twitter messages written by an Occupy Wall Street protestor.
Facebook, Google+, and Twitter all have settings that let you tweak what others can see on your profile, but navigating those settings can be a bit of a mess. Not all social networks give you complete control over your privacy online, so here's a quick overview of what Facebook, Google+, and Twitter allow you to do.
The company rolled out incremental improvements to its social network platform while adding social elements to its other offerings.