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German Facebook clone StudiVZ adds support for 3rd party apps – user privacy is paramount

<img class="shot" title="vz-netzwerke" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/vz-netzwerke.jpg" alt="vz-netzwerke" width="302" height="91" />[Germany] Two and a half years <a href="http

MySpace Embraces Microsoft Platforms For Mobile And Web Applications

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/cp_1238428427_4414v1-max-250x250.png" width="200" height="45" />Two Microsoft-related announcements coming from social networking giant <a hre

Social Web Q&A with Google's Kevin Marks

This guest post is written by Kevin Marks, Developer Advocate for OpenSocial at Google. Over the last 20 years he has alternated between giant companies and founding startups – BBC, The UK Multi

Huddle adds OpenSocial apps to Intercall conference calls

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/02/cp_1234354872_16947v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2" />We don't often report on distribution deals startups make with big companies. But it's

Netvibes Adds Slick Magazine Layout Options; Supports OpenSocial

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/netvibes-mag-look.png" /> The widget is ready for its closeup. Today at the LeWeb conference in Paris, <a href="http://www.netvibes.c

OpenSocial: State Of The Union Presentation

<img alt="" />It's OpenSocial day today. It's been <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2007/10/30/details-revealed-google-opensocial-to-be-common-apis-for-building-social-apps/">roughly one year</

Social Network Apps To Finally Monetize Within The Next Year

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/opensociallogo.png" class="shot2" /> Today at OpenSocial's <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2008/11/13/open-social-turns-one-my

OpenSocial Now Reaches 350 Million Users, And Growing

Six months ago, OpenSocial was nothing but a list of promised partnerships. But the social network application platform backed by Google has made a lot of progress since then as those partners started

Yahoo In Discussions To Join Google OpenSocial

Yahoo is in late stage discussions with Google to join their OpenSocial platform, says a NYTimes story from earlier this evening. Multiple sources at both Yahoo and Google confirm to us that discussio