Tower of Babel

Messinger, Leah
April 2007
Red Herring;4/23/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 15, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the increasing popularity of online social networks. It is stated that countless new aggregating tools are being introduced in the form of browsers, web sites, downloads, and plug-ins to help social networkers control their universe. Many of the companies create tools which allow users to unify their email. Developers of aggregation tools say that their products help users manage the constant flow of information disseminated on social networking sites. The tools recently developed include ShareThis, a browser plug-in from Dublin, Ohio-based Nextumi that lets users share files, links, and videos across email, and social networking sites.


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