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20 August 2013
LinkedIn targets students reducing membership age down to 13

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Business focused social network LinkedIn is to lower its membership from 18 to 13-years old from next month as it updates T&Cs and launches University Pages.

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19 June 2013
Facebook encourages businesses to share success stories

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Social network Facebook wants businesses to share stories to demonstrate the value of its social and advertising services

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20 May 2013
Yahoo! ‘promises not to screw it up’ with $1.1 billion Tumblr acquisition

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Internet company Yahoo! has answered rumours about its $1.1 billion acquisition of microblogging social networking platform Tumblr

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19 February 2013
Posthaven launches as Twitter to shut down Posterous

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Posterous is to close its doors, less than a year after it was acquired by Twitter and as cofounders launch new blogging service Posthaven

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Moshi Monsters to launch on mobile

23 May 2012
Popular social network for children Moshi Monsters goes mobile

Rachel Hawkes, account director, Elemental By Rachel Hawkes
Mind Candy, the company behind Moshi Monsters, has today announced a partnership that will see the popular children’s social network on mobile and tablet devices for the first time.

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22 May 2012
Microsoft unveils so.cl social network for learning

Rachel Hawkes, account director, Elemental By Rachel Hawkes
Microsoft has unveiled its own social network called So.cl (pronounced social) that aims to help explore, “the possibilities of social search for the purposes of learning.” Microsoft says it fully expects users to continue using their existing social networks and search engines.

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11 May 2012
NHS and Facebook join forces for organ donation campaign

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Social network Facebook and the NHS join forces for organ donation campaign to raise awareness of the organ donor register.

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10 April 2012
Social network Friends Reunited relaunches

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Considered one of the grandfathers of UK social networks, Friends Reunited launched its new beta site late last month, but what now? Can the social network (which first launched in 2000) win back its mojo and win both new and old audiences?

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6 March 2012
Readying your Facebook Page for Timeline

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
Like it (ahem) or not, Facebook Pages is changing. 30 March 2012 is the date not only to remember, but also perhaps be proactive in modifying brand pages to be ready for the awesome force that is Facebook. Integricity has created its ‘10 things you need to know about revamped Facebook Pages infographic’ to get businesses up to speed.

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BBC Two Programme: Mark Zuckerberg Inside Facebook

1 December 2011
Mark Zuckerberg: Inside Facebook

Tim Gibbon, director Elemental By Tim Gibbon
BBC Two Programmes presents Mark Zuckerberg: Inside Facebook. BBC journalist Emily Maitlis interviews Facebook founder and CEO to be broadcast on BBC Two first on Sunday, 04 December 2011 at 21:00 GMT.

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