On Web Applications, the tag 'social networks' refers to a website where users keep in communication with others and share information. Examples include Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Diaspora*, and others.

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How can I hide YouTube comments from my Google+ stream?

Lately my Google+ stream seems to consist almost entirely of comments people posted on YouTube videos. I have absolutely no interest in seeing these. How can I hide/filter these posts?
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How does signup with social networks work?

Many websites allow to signup using traditional registration form as well as Facebook, Twitter, Google etc. In such case, how two different types of registrations are handled in the database. When a ...
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Google+ Picasa photo upload - low resolution

I tried uploading an album to Google+ via Picasa. I tried selecting both Original Size Images as well as 2048 max width options(Photos are 8MP and I have not run out of free storage). But the photos ...
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Does LinkedIn sometimes requires sign-in to view profiles?

For a few weeks, LinkedIn has been requiring me to sign in before I'm allowed to view profiles, including my own. I know it's not simply an invitation to join LinkedIn because: There is no "skip" ...
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What is the character limit for a comment on Facebook?

What is the character limit for a Facebook comment? Example - Status from Bob: I got that new job! John wants to post a comment with six million characters congratulating Bob, however the character ...
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How can I get rid of profile music on Tagged?

How can I prevent the profile music on Tagged user profiles from playing? If I have to set up privoxy or some such to block the music files, I will, but I'd rather not go to such effort for what ...
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Display all posts from friends on Facebook 2013

The idea is simple and its been asked many times before. However, without creating a custom list, I'd like to be able to click "Home" and view all of my friends posts withouth this stupid 'Sorting' ...
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Linkedin contacts grouped in bubbles by work

In the right column at LinkedIn I used to have a chart of these blue bubbles showing the employers I share with my contacts. It's been gone for a while - and I miss it. Anyone know if it has been ...