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Submission + - Could 2007 be the year of social network fatigue?

mrspin writes: Will users tire of social networks? ZDNet blogger, Steve O'Hear thinks so, if social networks don't open up and embrace standards which allow for greater interoperability between networks: Unless the time required to sign-in, post to, and maintain profiles across each network is reduced, it will be impossible for most users to participate in multiple sites for very long.

A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works.