Tagged: services

Major migration of the Swedish microblogosphere to Bloggy 0

Major migration of the Swedish microblogosphere to Bloggy

Bloggy is the new microblogging site of choice for Swedes. In a short time the site has gained about 3 000 users and continues to grow. – I was thinking: Can I do this...

Twingly offers microblog search 0

Twingly offers microblog search

Twingly expands its search engine with a brand new microblog search tool. They’ve been working on it for six months and today it was released. In the Twingly blog, they write: When we last...

News Mixer – a great new tool for news discussion and fact-checking 0

News Mixer – a great new tool for news discussion and fact-checking

The recently released test site for News Mixer is a tool for discussing news and posting your own. The focus is on Eastern Iowa – the project is a collaboration between the Medill School...

12seconds.tv brings citizens' voices to established media 0

12seconds.tv brings citizens' voices to established media

12seconds.tv, a lifestreaming/commentary/microblogging service in video format currently in beta, is becoming a popular tool for bringing people’s opinion to established media sites. The site’s built on really short video clips (12 seconds, duh!)...

Myspace: We've been pioneering the monetization of social networking 0

Myspace: We've been pioneering the monetization of social networking

Jonas Nyvang from MySpace talked a bit about MySpace apps and Open Social. – We give 100% of the revenues you can get from the app you develop. We’ve been pioneering the monetization of...

David Haddad on the convergence of positioning technologies 1

David Haddad on the convergence of positioning technologies

David Haddad of Spontu works with social networking on the mobile. Since Hubbub is all about convergence, he focuses on the convergence of positioning, connectivity and powerful mobiles. He shares some lessons learnt: Be...

Stefan Waldeck on Yahoo's mobile services 1

Stefan Waldeck on Yahoo's mobile services

Stefan Waldeck, Yahoo, talks about mobile marketing and search marketing at Daytona Sessions. Self expression, social networks, and new technologies are the new trends. In the cellphone all of this comes together, he says....

Two different takes on Open Social 0

Two different takes on Open Social

Today Google will announce its new web API for social networking sites called Open Social. I’ve read two very different takes from Marc Andreessen and Dave Winer. I am leaning a bit more towards...

Close to one million Facebook users in Sweden 0

Close to one million Facebook users in Sweden

Very interesting statistics today from Johan Myrberger at The Killer Attitude. He has taken Jeff Pulver’s statistics one step further, with detailed graphs. Sweden has close to one million Facebook users. One million. In...

Digga + Sovrat = Pusha 0

Digga + Sovrat = Pusha

Two Swedish Digg clones have merged. Digga shut down earlier after pressure from Digg.com. Now it re-emerges along with competitor Sovrat, as the two sites merge under the name Pusha.se. Here’s what the Pusha...

Mixed feelings among users as Swedish version of MySpace launches 0

Mixed feelings among users as Swedish version of MySpace launches

Yesterday MySpace held a big party in Stockholm to celebrate their launch of the Swedish version of the site. Along with a bunch of Swedish bands, LA stand up commedian Pablo Francisco did a...

Lack of interoperability in social networking sites 2

Lack of interoperability in social networking sites

I’ve created a separate gmail account for signing up to social networking and social media sites. I thought it was a smart move, since they generate quite a few messages. Though now I find...