Because time is a scarce resource, we’ll waste ours to find you the best social media news.
So Google bans Facebook from using their APIs. Facebook finds a way around the roadblock. Google’s response: We’re disappointed.
Facebook is testing out a new feature that groups feed updates by friends who post about or share a story referring to a common celebrity, with a link to the person’s fan page, according to Forbes. Now you’ll know how many of your friends love Miley!
Also, Facebook is testing a new friend finder. Because we all need more Facebook friends.
As if you aren’t already spending enough time on Facebook and Twitter, now there’s a new Web browser that puts search and social media into one place: RockMelt. Now you can Google and tweet and Facebook . . . sorry, someone’s messaging me.
ReadWriteWeb describes Kik Messenger as an iPhone app that could supplant text messages by offering “offers real-time communication, free, over a number of different platforms.” Sold!
Love food and geography? Then check out this Facebook chat between two friends who found a recipe to combine the two.