PhoneGap, the open source mobile developement framework that allows mobile developers build apps using Web standards, is launching today into version 1.0. This is a milestone release for the platform, which now adds additional APIs, features and improvements in its newly updated product.
LinkedIn becomes second largest social network in US
Paul Higgins: While we may quibble at the edges about whether the number of visitors defines the size of a social network this is certainly strong development. I am certainly using LinkedIn more as a social network and they are getting much better at identifying and showing me connections in a non pushy way.
LinkedIn leapfrogged Myspace in June to become the second-largest social network in the United States in terms of traffic behind Facebook, tracking firm comScore reported.
LinkedIn had 33.9 million unique US visitors in June compared with 33.5 million for Myspace, which was sold last week by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.
Twitter was next with 30.6 million unique US visitors in June, comScore said.
Facebook was the runaway leader with 160.9 million unique US visitors during the month, according to comScore.
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