Virtual community
A virtual community is a social network of individuals who interact through specific social media, potentially crossing geographical and political boundaries in order to pursue mutual interests or goa...
Virtual community - Wikipedia
First They Got Sick, Then They Moved Into a Virtual Utopia
Real-life Fran was a hiker and a dancer. But when Parkinson’s stole her mobility, she discovered a new home inside Second Life.
Famous People Painting with Wiki Links | Historical Figures With Image Map
Painting of 103 Famous People That Changed the World. Includes Wikipedia links & mouse-over tagging. Chinese art - Discussing the Divine Comedy with Dante
Microsoft is buying LinkedIn, but what’s the real motive?
This is Microsoft's real motivation for buying LinkedIn.
10 Strangest Things Ever Sold on eBay
These are some of the craziest and most bizarre things ever listed on eBay
His Girlfriend Said His Dog HAD To Go So He Posted This Ad On Craigslist
When your pet and your new girlfriend or boyfriend don't mix, it can be a troubling time to keep peace in your household.
DHS Investigating Wikipedia Entries Alleging Kevin McCarthy Affair
The Department of Homeland Security is investigating whether one of its employees changed Wikipedia pages for House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Renee Ellmers alleging that they had an affa...
How Ashley Madison Hid Its Fembot Con From Users and Investigators
The developers at Ashley Madison created their first artificial woman sometime in early 2002. Her nickname was Sensuous Kitten, and she is listed as the tenth member of Ashley Madison in the company’s...
Ashley Madison warned users they’d be flirting with fembots right in the terms of service
Ashley Madison users who are annoyed that they wasted money chatting with robots have no reason to be upset — it turns out the company told them all about it in its terms of service. The Guardian poin...
I found my husband in the Ashley Madison leak
In the aftermath of a hack that revealed the identities of millions of users of the infidelity dating website Ashley Madison, people everywhere have faced an impossible question: should you find out w...
Report: Most 'Women' on Ashley Madison Were Actually Fake
There's a good chance that most men on Ashley Madison never even had the opportunity to cheat. That's because most women on the site were actually fake.
Ashley Madison leak could affect large number of European users
Canadian police say suicides might be linked to the Ashley Madison hack. While most potential affected users come from North America, the leaked data suggests hundreds of thousands of Europeans might ...
Ashley Madison leak linked to two suicides including Texas police chief
Captain Michael Gorhum of San Antonio Police Department, took his own life last week, just days after his official email was linked to an account on cheating website Ashley Madison.
Ashley Madison: 'Suicides' over website hack
Two individuals associated with the leak of Ashley Madison customer details are reported to have taken their lives, police in Canada say.
Hackers threaten to leak data of 37 million clients of cheating website
Hackers threatened to leak details including the credit card information, nude photos and sexual fantasies of as many as 37 million customers of a dating website that caters to cheating spouses, the K...
A grisly tale: Fetus cut from womb when woman answers Craigslist ad
A stranger stabbed a pregnant woman who answered her Craigslist ad for baby clothes in Colorado and cut her fetus from the womb, authorities said
Facebook features
Facebook is a social network service website launched on February 4, 2004. This is a list of software and technology features that can be found on the Facebook website.
On September 6, 2006, Ruch...
OpenStreetMap
OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. Two major driving forces behind the establishment and growth of OSM have been restrictions on use or availabi...
OpenStreetMap - Wikipedia
Bulletin board system
A bulletin board system, or BBS, is a computer server running custom software that allows users to connect to the system using a terminal program. Once logged in, the user can perform functions such ...
Bulletin board system - Wikipedia
Internet forum
An Internet forum, or message board, is an online discussion site where people can hold conversations in the form of posted messages. They differ from chat rooms in that messages are often longer than...
Internet forum - Wikipedia
Internet Relay Chat
Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is an application layer protocol that facilitates transfer of messages in the form of text. The chat process works on a client/server model of networking. IRC clients are com...
Multiplayer online game
A multiplayer online game is a multiplayer video game which can be played via a game server over the internet, with other players around the world. Some prominent examples of this include fighting gam...
Multiplayer online game - Wikipedia
Virtual museum
A virtual museum is a digital entity that draws on the characteristics of a museum, in order to complement, enhance, or augment the museum experience through personalization, interactivity and richnes...
Social networking service
A social networking service (also social networking site or SNS) is a platform to build social networks or social relations among people who share interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life conne...