Here’s an idea that I think could compete with Facebook, Twitter, and Google +. In some ways, it is based off the old <shoot, I can’t remember what it was called. It was a blog search, social network thing. When you posted a new article, this thing was told about it by your blog then people could search it>.
Why not offer a service where:
What problem would this solve? Quite simply: ownership. Who owns the information you post to Facebook, Twitter, or Google +? Oh, you think it is yours? Nope…they own it. And, since someone else runs it, you don’t know if the government has ever issued a court order to get your data.
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