Tech Talk

Observations from Jamie DeLoma, journalist and computer nerd

Woman faces pokey after Facebook poke

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A Tennessee woman was arrested for allegedly poking someone on Facebook. [Read More]

Don’t become too dependent on social networking

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Has social networking become part of your daily routine at work? If so, you might soon have to go through withdrawal. [Read More]

Skype grows in users, usability

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Skype, a service that provides free video and voice calls, instant messaging and file sharing capabilities, is a must-have tool for all Internet surfers. [Read More]

Ride the wave, dude!

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Do you want Google Wave? Unfortunately, so does everyone else. [Read More]

Poll asking if Obama should be killed has been pulled, probed

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A survey that asked Facebook users if President Barack Obama should be assassinated was removed. [Read More]

Twitter becomes part of community

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Here’s yet another example of how Twitter is taking a foothold in today’s society — how tweeters are benefiting the world at the same time. [Read More]

Worm spreading through Facebook newsfeed

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A new worm is spreading across the Facebook social network in an unusual way. [Read More]

Delicious will rock your world

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I am not sure when I first heard of Delicious, the social bookmarking service that allows users to tag, save, manage, search and share Web sites, but I am sorry I have not tried it sooner. The site is as practical as it is simple — and a must-use for everyone. [Read More]

Facebook unveils yet another Twitter-like development

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Facebook has recently unveiled yet another Twitter-like feature, Keith Whamond, executive producer of Hearst Connecticut Media Group Interactive, just informed me through, what else, Facebook. [Read More]

Facebook clears the clutter

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Facebook has unveiled a new, bare-bones version of its social network recently. [Read More]