Which Open Source Application Will Take Down Facebook?

by Developer.com Staff

The social networking community is re-evaluating it's reliance on Facebook and looking at what the open source community has to offer.

Today, TechWorld's Steven Vaughan-Nichols asked which open source social networking platform will take down Facebook.

There's been a kerfuffle regarding Facebook's privacy policies and actions. As a result, heads are turning to the open source community for a solution.

Vaughan-Nichols wrote brief reviews of seven open source social networking projects. He looked at Appleseed, Diaspora, Elgg, Lorea, OneSocialWeb, Pligg and Pip.io.

This article was originally published on Tuesday Jun 1st 2010
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