Top 10 Stories of 2011: #1 New Microsoft social networking service discovered

The absolute biggest story of 2011 here on Fusible was the discovery of Microsoft's new social network, which is now officially called (pronounced "social"). The article racked up some nice social media statistics for a smaller tech news blog: over 600 tweets, nearly 500 Facebook Likes, and … [Read more...]

Microsoft using domain hack for private beta of its new social network

If you have been hoping to catch a glimpse of Microsoft's new social network, called Socl, you won't have any luck with the web address  The service, which is in private beta, is currently only available to a very limited audience.   The domain, which I first discovered back in … [Read more...]

Microsoft acquires from same broker as

Could Microsoft be planning to launch its own social networking service to compete with Facebook and the new Google Plus? What's definitely not speculation is that Microsoft has acquired the four-letter domain name  Today, the Whois record revealed Microsoft Corporation as the new … [Read more...]