Facebook Groups: Another New App You Don't Want or Need 

Facebook's Great Unbundling isn't stopping anytime soon. And the latest little birdie pushed from the nest is none other than Groups. Because someone somewhere has to want a standalone Groups app somewhere. Probably? » 11/18/14 1:21pm 11/18/14 1:21pm

​How To Make The Outdoors Comfortable And Easy For First Timers

Taking your friends and loved ones with you is one of the neatest things you can do in the outdoors. Who's going to believe you saw Sasquatch unless they're right there alongside? Here's how to make it easy for them. » 7/11/14 1:26pm 7/11/14 1:26pm

Facebook Groups Now Tell You Who's Read Your Posts

If you worry about who's read your posts on a Facebook group, now you can breathe easy. From today, Facebook groups will tell you—and the rest of the group's members—exactly who's read the post. Which is either useful, or incredibly creepy. » 7/12/12 5:24am 7/12/12 5:24am

Facebook's "Groups for Schools" Is a Walled Garden of Higher Education

Facebook unveiled its new "Groups for Schools" feature today which will allow American colleges to create Group pages accessible only within the school community. It will also feature a file-sharing service, though the second-coming of Napster, it's not. » 4/11/12 7:57pm 4/11/12 7:57pm

How Many Is Too Many Twitter Followers?

It's not really a problem for me, with my single-digit Twitter following, but anecdotal evidence shows that once a social networking community gets too big, the back-and-forth that created it evaporates. What I'm saying is, Ashton Kutcher is very lonely. » 1/26/10 12:20am 1/26/10 12:20am