In 21st century Internet becomes most important part of an individual life. They feel like incomplete without Internet. As Internet helps them out to solve any query and also provides them wide range of knowledge. Internet is the bulk of Social Networking sites and now a day’s everyone has their account on all the Social Networking sites.
Recently a new Social Networking site has been launched by Microsoft known as “So.cl”. This Social Networking site is mainly introduced for the students existing all over the world.
Basically So.cl is the combination of Social networking and search. So.cl is pronounced as Social. So.cl provides many features such as help the people to find and share interesting web pages, create rich posts, rich media sharing, real time sharing of videos, ability to network with peers and many more.
This site is just an experimental research project only for student’s collaboration and information gathering. With the help of this site students can build their own communities around subject matters or topic of interests. So.cl also allows the users to log-in with their Facebook and offers similar set of features.
So.cl is the type of new online classroom. This site helps the students to extend their educational experience and rethink how they learn and communicate. So.cl also enables authoring of a visual collage of images, videos and stories on the basis of content aggregation project Montage.
There is a search box placed at the top of the stream and using this search box, users can search the web and also can share the results with their friends. The most exciting feature of this website is “Video parties”. This feature let the users to search and quickly assemble a list of movies to view together with friends. This feature is quite similar to Google+ hangouts. You can also share your views in the comment section after watching the YouTube video together.
Presently this site is available for the students of University of Washington, Syracuse University and New York University. But in future it will be available for the whole world.
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