How to Scope Someone Out Online

Whether you're considering a cross-country visit to an online friend, or thinking about flying a candidate in for an interview, these online strategies can show you what you're getting into.

How to Punk Somebody on Facebook

Facebook's design and privacy rules leave a lot of room for some social networking shenanigans. Here are some of our favorites.

Is Facebook Past Its Prime?

Nobody left to 'friend'? Too many friends anyway? Why Facebook when you can Twitter? In the here-today-gone-tomorrow world of social media, these common complaints may mark the beginning of the end of Facebook's enormous popularity.

Time Spent on Social Networks Doubles in a Year

Time wasted, err spent, online surfing social networks has doubled in a year, according to a report

Facebook Updates: What Kind Do You Write?

After using Facebook for a while, you notice that people tend to say the same things over and over in their status updates. They are bored at work, they're behind on sleep, they have big news--or they just want to tell you how generally bitchin' life is. We take a look at the 10 most common kinds of Facebook updates.