All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Connections’

If You’re Trying to Meet Real Goals, New Tool Goalee Could Help

With so many new social services rising up, it’s hard to keep them all straight, let alone, take the time to try each of them out. However, one new social service takes a little different approach by aggregating data from existing social networks and utilizing it in a way that helps individuals meet real goals. The tool is called Goalee …

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Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon? Try Four Degrees Of Anyone On Facebook

Do you subscribe to the “it’s a small world out there” philosophy? If so, you recognize that even though there are billions of people in the world, the chance that you share some sort of odd connection with any random stranger out there is at least reasonable. Everyone’s heard of the “Six Degrees of Separation,” or maybe its more pop-culture …

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Using Facebook Connections To Map the World

Facebook is just about omnipresent, at least in terms of Internet talk. The social media service is just about as ubiquitous as Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft, if not more so. According to Facebook’s stats page, there are over 500 million active users; and while that sounds like a lot, it’s hard to visualize that many people using an Internet service. …

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