This Is What Student-Made Facebook Alternative Diaspora Looks Like

You might remember Diaspora, that plucky Facebook rival, conceived by four NYU students, that actual prioritizes your privacy. As promised, they've released the project code, along with a tantalizing preview of how the site's going to look: familiar, but not. » 9/16/10 9:40am 9/16/10 9:40am

Diaspora: The Student-Made, Privacy-Respecting Facebook Alternative

As Facebook completes its Galactic Senate-to-Imperial Empire transformation, four enterprising NYU students thought the world could do with a social networking service that wouldn't treat your personal information like advertiser catnip. So they started building Diaspora. » 5/12/10 6:00pm 5/12/10 6:00pm