Friend Swapping on Friendster

Sure, you’ve heard about the file-sharing softwares Napster and Grokster. But how about the friend-sharing software Friendster? A hybrid of peer-to-peer distribution and online dating application, Friendster helps you find new friends or become one. You list your interests, hobbies, favourite movies, TV shows, books, etc., then Friendster find people with similar interest or lets them find you. Although Friendster is still beta software, 300,000 people have begun using it, according to Europemedia. Friendster is headquartered in Silicon Valley.