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In India, Facebook Up, Orkut Down [CHART]

11:00 am on Nov 7, 2010 by Willis Wee

Facebook overtook Orkut in India back in July 2010 and is now way ahead in terms of unique visitors count. Compared to a year ago, visitor growth to Facebook was up by 167 percent in September 2010, r...

Facebook is Eating Foursquare’s Lunch

11:00 pm on Nov 4, 2010 by Willis Wee

When Facebook Place was first introduced, we know it will not just end there. Indeed. During Facebook’s mobile press conference, Deals was announced, a needed feature that integrates perfectly with Pl...

MYTH: Social Media Makes People Less Social

10:30 pm on Nov 2, 2010 by Amelia Chen

Finally, I’m glad that to announce that new research from ExactTarget has burst the bubble of the notion that technology alienates people with their freshly-baked statistics. It is proven there is a c...

Walmart Follows Groupon Model On Facebook

10:30 am on Nov 2, 2010 by Willis Wee

Walmart recently introduced a new feature on its Facebook fanpage, called the Crowdsaver. This new Walmart’s Facebook initiative basically follows Groupon’s model. For example, Walmart will slash the ...

27 People you’ll Meet on Facebook

2:00 pm on Oct 27, 2010 by Willis Wee

Have you ever tried categorizing your Facebook friends? Artists from the Joy of Tech have some suggestions for you. From the PR people to the narcissists, the comic has captured it all. I particularly...

Facebook Takes Cautious Steps Towards China

11:01 pm on Oct 18, 2010 by Willis Wee

Facebook has 500 million active users in its network but it’s still far from world domination, especially when key markets like China, Russia, Japan, South Korea still aren’t under the Facebook effect...

Each Facebook Share Equals $2.52

11:30 pm on Oct 17, 2010 by Willis Wee

A study conducted by EventBrite, an online social commerce company, revealed that Facebook shares are more valuable than LinkedIn or Twitter’s. Analyzing data over the past 12 weeks, one share on Face...