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Google

Tech Report: Google+ Integrates With Search Function, Competitors Cry Foul

A new move by Google to boost its search results has angered some of its Google+ users over privacy and has competitors calling it an unfair advantage.

01/14/2012

Tech Report: Is Google+ A Passing Fad Or Facebook Killer?

Google+ had an initial spike in users when they made the site available without invitation, but since then traffic has dropped by 60 percent.

10/12/2011

Facebook

Insurance Companies Scan Social Network Sites To Investigate Fraud

Fair warning to people who might be filing a false insurance claim, as insurance companies are now scouring social networking sites for evidence of fraud.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/25/2011

Facebook

Facebook Infidelity: 1 In 5 Divorces Caused By Website

A new survey conducted by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers found that one in five divorce cases filed nationwide cited the Palo Alto-based website Facebook as the reason for divorce.

CBS San Francisco–12/02/2010

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MySpace Deepens Ties With Rival Facebook

In a sign of the companies’ divergent fortunes, MySpace said Thursday it will let its users log in to their Facebook accounts through their MySpace page.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/18/2010

(AP)

Twitter Prepares For Election Night Traffic

Social networking sites like Twitter are expecting heavier than normal traffic on Election Day.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/02/2010

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