Google+ has begun verifying accounts, allowing celebrities and public figures to verify their identities. For those that have been verified, a check mark and small banner will appear next to their name on their profile. Twitter launched User Galleries, a collection of the pictures users have uploaded with their Tweets. The User Galleries are located on users' Profile pages and will feature the 100 most recent images.
"Social Media" has been added to the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, along with the words "tweet" and "crowdsourcing". This further enforces the large role social media is playing in our lives. Which words do you think should be added?