Social Networking

A social networking service is a platform to build social networks or social relations among people who, share interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections. A social network service consists of a representation of each user (often a profile), his social links, and a variety of additional services. Social networking is web-based services that allow individuals to create a public profile, to create a list of users with whom to share connection, and view and cross the connections within the system. Most social network services are web-based and provide means for users to interact over the Internet, such as e-mail and instant messaging.
Posts about Social Networking
  • Texas Cities Which Ban Texting and Driving

    … while driving in December of 2009. The ordinance (09-085) bans texting while driving, and also prohibits web surfing and accessing social networking sites on mobile devices. Making calls, communicating while stopped, or using an installed GPS or navigation system is still allowed. Violators face fines up to $500.  Brownsville, Texas A ban…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 40 readers -
  • LinkedIn for Lawyers in 2013

    … an overall reluctance and understand the time limitations of busy lawyers; therefore, I am choosing to recommend one form of social networking above all others for lawyers: LinkedIn. I recommend LinkedIn for lawyers over other social media channels for three primary reasons: (1) business to business marketing, (2) ease of use, and (3) large potential…

    Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 47 readers -
  • Why Privacy Policies Must be Personalized

    … The best argument for why companies should never simply copy and paste the text of another entities’ privacy policy onto their own website can be found in the recent announcement by the FTC of a settlement reached with Snapchat – relating to misrepresentations contained in the Privacy Policy, among other things. (Snapchat is not alleged…

    Christina Frangiosa/ Privacy and IP Law Blog- 6 readers -