"Samsung Facebook" rumour silenced by Sammy

Remember yesterday's wild rumour that Samsung were planning to put together their own Facebook-rivalling social network? An idea we thought was so ludicrous that we thought the top brass at Samsung must have gone a little cray-cray? Well, it's been…

Samsung to take on Facebook with their own social network?

Have Samsung gone a little crazy? If this latest report proves true, their recent financial successes may be going to their heads. Samsung are rumoured to be preparing to launch their own social network next year, with aims to take…

Rebel or Obey: Anti-Facebook network Unthink is here

Rebel or Obey? Freedom or Control? Inspire or Oppress? Emancipate yourself! Welcome to Unthink, a new social network set up as a contrast to Facebook. It's just opened up to the first round of beta testers, aiming to provide…

Facebook f8: What is Timeline?

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg has introduced a major new feature to the world's biggest social network today in the shape of the Timeline, which is set to replace the regular Profile pages we've become accustomed to. Speaking at the company's…

Share or die: Google calls time on private profiles

Google's Private Profiles are for sharing, apparently, and we don't get a choice in the matter. If you have a Google profile that's set to private, you have until the end of the month to change it to public….

MySpace to be sold for a miniscule £18 million

MySpace may be sold on again as soon as Thursday of this week, but for a fraction of the cost that current owners News Corp paid for it. Rupert Murdoch's media empire bought the social network for $580 million back…