TITLE

BEST OF THE TECH BLOGS

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
PRWeek (London);2/4/2011, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features technology blogs on the reliance of every website on Facebook, an agreement of Facebook with German data protection officials about its Find a Friend address-book scanning service, and the human error factor when posting a link on Facebook.
ACCESSION #
58691356

 

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