Ping to ping out of existence

Apple's reportedly planning to ditch Ping, its social network for music, in the next release of iTunes later this year.

Apple's Ping gains Twitter integration

Apple's Ping - described at its September launch as the social network of music - has now been integrated into Twitter.

iTunes 10 Debuts with Music-Centric Social Networking Service [Unplugging]

It's the weekend - time to check out what is going in the world of music as we unplug. iTunes debuts "Ping," Belle & Sebastian, Cee Lo-Green, Sufjan Stevens, Matt & Kim, Moogfest, and more. 

Ping already flooded with spam and scams

Well, it's worked beautifully with Facebook, and spammers have been quick to get going with fake surveys on Ping.

Apple Pings musicphiles with iTunes 10

Have you ever wondered what cool new bands your friends were listening to on iTunes?

Hoodie pings your Facebook friends

For some reason, designers just won't give up on the idea of us wearing our technology. The idea might appeal to owners of garment and tech factories, perhaps, who could halve the number of exploited teenagers needed to produce the things.