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Consumer Watchdog Files Antitrust Complaint Against Facebook

Palo Alto, Calif. — Consumer Watchdog, a California-based consumer education and advocacy organization, has filed an antitrust complaint against Facebook Credits, claiming their virtual...

MySpace Sold to Specific Media for $35 Million

Beverly Hills, Calif. — MySpace was reportedly sold Wednesday for $35 million to advertising network Specific Media, according to an exclusive on the Wall...

Biz Stone Flies the Twitter Nest

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone used his personal blog Tuesday to announce that he’s moving on from the microblogging sensation, then – naturally – shared...

Google Shows Many Options for "What Do You Love"

Mountain View, Calif. — Google wants to know “What Do You Love” —  the name of a search-driven service aggregator at wdyl.com the corporation...

Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Service Goes Live, Rivals Google Apps

Redmond, Wash. — Microsoft Corp. officially launched their Office 365 cloud service Tuesday at an event hosted in New York by chief executive Steve...

Monster.com Creates Professional Network Within Facebook

Maynard, Mass. — Monster.com, one of the world’s largest online job sites, has opened its doors to Facebook by offering its users BeKnown —...

GSV Capital Invests in Facebook, Valuing the Social Network at $70...

Woodside, Calif. — GSV Capital Corp, an investment management company, has taken an investment stake in Facebook that values the social network at $70...

Zynga's "Empires & Allies" Gains 39 Million Users in 25 Days

San Francisco — Zynga’s “Empires and Allies” social game has exceeded 39 million users in 25 days, passing the company’s successful "Farmville" numbers, Venture...

LulzSec Announces Shut Down After Numerous Hacker Attacks

Wickford, Eng. — LulzSec, the infamous hacker group that has hacked Sony, Nintendo and others, announced on Saturday that they will discontinue their service. In...

Netflix Founder Reed Hastings Joins Facebook Board of Directors

Palo Alto, Calif. -- Facebook has named Reed Hastings, the chairman and CEO of Netflix, to its board of directors. Hastings founded online...