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Everything you need to know about a little app called FBStalker

If you thought you were protecting your Facebook as much as possible, think again. A new app called FBStalker uses your friends list and Graph Search to find the most unfindable data.
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Facebook tests LinkedIn-esque ‘Professional Skills’ tab

Facebook's not just about party invitations and photos from last week's gatherings. The social network is testing a new "Professional Skills" feature so you can boast about the things you're good at doing on a weekday afternoon.
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The company you’re keeping on Facebook could affect your credit score

Need a loan? You may want to take a quick look at your Facebook account. If any of your contacts are delinquent debt payers, your application may be doomed.
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LinkedIn cozies up to the youth with new university pages

LinkedIn is now adding professional hopefuls to its user base by opening the site to universities and 14 year olds. The feature will connect college hopefuls with alumni as well as give them insights about universities.
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Take flight, social butterflies! This is the when and where of expert updating

In the hyper-active world of social media, it's very easy to disappear among the irrelevant. Here's how you and your posts can stand out.

iOS 7: Code reveals Apple testing deep LinkedIn integration

A developer working with the beta version of Apple's overhauled mobile operating system has found evidence to suggest the tech company may be considering deep integration of social network LinkedIn into iOS 7 when it launches in the fall.
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Is your band missing its lead guitarist? Giggem is a LinkedIn for the musician market

Giggem steps in to offered a LinkedIn option for the music world with its matchmaking algorithms to bring bands together.
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Good news! A LinkedIn for you unfortunate souls cursed with good looks is on the way

A new website that caters to good looking clientele who needs jobs is on the way. Think of it like LinkedIn meet beauty pageants.
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Miss Netiquette’s guide to dealing with your family on social media

Social media can be a tricky thing to navigate and no one has written the rules on codes of conduct. We're here to help you with best practices for sites Web-wide, and the includes the dos and don'ts of dealing with your family online.
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LinkedIn bans prostitutes, the world’s oldest occupation

Prostitution may be legal in many parts of the world, but LinkedIn's user policy has been modified to ban individuals in the industry from using the site.
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LinkedIn launches standalone personal assistant app, LinkedIn Contacts

LinkedIn is looking to fill in gaps of real-time usage with the introduction of LinkedIn Contacts, a standalone app that helps you sort and store your professional network.
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Want to Vine your way to a job? This woman did

Vine is the latest social app to take the networking world by storm - so of course, it's time we learn how to make use of the looping videos. Dawn Siff decided to make Vine work for her by creating a unique resume with the app.