Feb. 28, 2012 at 9:38 AM ET
You've probably seen many versions of Twitter's bird logo by now, but did you know that the little fella actually has a name? He's Larry. Larry the Bird.
Speaking of Twitter, people tweeted way more during the Grammys then last Sunday's Oscars. Here's why.
A Kentucky university is aggressively fighting parody and criticism of school officials and policies on Twitter and other social media sites, which advocates and students say is an attempt to silence any negative comments.
If you're hanging out on Tumblr, beware of scammers! They're not just on Facebook, you know!
In other social networking news, Google+ is an increasingly unpopular place to hangout, especially compared to Facebook. But you knew that, right?
Speaking of Google,NOW is the time to delete your Google history if you don't want it merged.
Here's how one ship's anchor disrupted Internet access in six countries.
And here's how hackers fixed the San Francisco taxi cab system.
In closing, sad puppies are sad! Ever so sad!
— compiled by Helen A.S. Popkin, who invites you to join her on Twitter and/or Facebook. Also, Google+.