Gartner Blog Network

Tag: 'consumer-social-networks' Blog Posts

from the Gartner Blog Network

Hyves Sells Out to Telegraaf Newspaper: Is There a Future for Local Social Media?

by Jeffrey Mann  |  November 1, 2010

Today's announcement that the Telegraaf Media Groep has acquired the company behind the Hyves social networking site is another troubling sign for locally-oriented media sites. Hyves has achieved quite good...

Read more »

How do you decide which social networking sites to trust?

by Jeffrey Mann  |  November 26, 2008

I just got an invitation to a social networking site called Bluenity, sponsored by KLM/Air France. The idea is that they provide a platform for travelers to share experiences and...

Read more »