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Friendster

The first social networking site. Launched in 2002 by Jonathan Abrams, members are typically teenagers or young adults in their 20s, depending on the country they live in. By 2007, the majority of Friendster users were from Southeast Asia (Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore). See social networking site.
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"Our new brand is just one of the ways we are communicating the evolution of our business as well as our commitment to our users - they've given us great feedback and we've listened," said Richard Kimber, chief executive officer at Friendster. "We understand our users and our major markets in Asia better than anyone.
Back in the days of Friendster and MySpace, when online sharing was more or less just as easy, all anyone ever shared were selfies and GIFs.
The result left the erstwhile unbeaten Generals with a 4-1 win-loss card in the Above 40 Division standings and Cris Melebo's Friendster at 3-1.
Friendster's CEO sent a "personal message" to the once-hot social network's members Friday, highlighting the news that the site is relaunching itself as a social gaming portal.
We have utilised every conceivable public source including directories, Google, Bing, Facebook, Fropper, MySpace, ibibo, BigA dda, Friendster, Picasa, Flickr, Youtube among others and our vision to democratize the background verification process and bring it within easy reach of every individual has been our primary motivation."
i-Jet Media to publish these apps further on international social network Netlog and Polish Nasza Klasa as well as on Facebook, Orkut, Friendster, Hi5, Spanish Tuenti, Hungarian iWiW and Lithuanian One.lt.
Log on to online communities like Friendster, Flickr, YouTube or click through to Nokia services such as the Nokia Music Store, N-Gage, Nokia Maps and Share on an online service that enables consumers to share personal pictures and videos from their mobile devices.
But a private version of LinkedIn or Friendster could be a powerful tool for surfacing the hidden expertise of employees, identifying someone who previously worked for a competitor or prospect (imagine how useful it would be for a national accounts salesperson to know the best approach for marketing to the CTO of a prospective customer), and building networks among employees dispersed throughout the country.
I was ecstatic to discover I was only one Friendster connection away from Jake (under his real name), and I nearly asphyxiated when I found his hookup JPEG on Connexion.org.
Not satisfied with signing me up to Friendster, where you end up somehow associated with all the freaks, geeks and mass murderers on the planet, she has now embroiled with Myspace.com, a really trashy site where anyone can look at your profile and e-mail you, and, nine times out of ten, they're mental.
"People make the mob through whoever they know." Call it the Friendster theory of democracy.
The result was a second straight victory and the lead in the double round robin play in the division that also includes New Cabalen Friendster and Slammers.