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Alline Akintore Alline has written on your wall Over the past two weeks the tech world has been a-buzz with: announcements from Facebook’s integration with Skype for video calls, LinkedIn surpassing MySpace as the number two social network, Amazon announcing the launch of a tablet, you name it,but nothing has gripped our attention over the past few weeks like Google+. For the late adopters, Google+ is a social network operated by Google and is still under field-testing. Google+’s new feature of ‘friend circles’ means you have the power to choose who sees your posts or photos not to mention the 10- person video chat (‘Hangouts’) that is superior to facebook’s. Google+ strikes a nerve with an audience in social media overload who view this as an opportunity to start a fresh social network; having gone through a slew of social networks-hi5, MySpace, LinkedIn, Tumblr,Facebook, Twitter-I feel like I am fast approaching the end of my social media half life but for the itch in my side…
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This note was uploaded on 08/02/2011 for the course COMM 201 taught by Professor Ingrita during the Spring '07 term at University of Central Oklahoma.

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Social_Media - A lline Akintore Alline has wri t ten on your wall Over the past two weeks the tech world has been a-buzz with announcements f rom

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