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2014-01-02 23:23:19

In response to an article published on Forbes, Long Island marketing company fishbat says Facebook will continue to be the most influential social media for the foreseeable future. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 fishbat, a Long Island marketing company, responds to an article published by Forbes on December 27th, which reports that a UK study has called Facebook “dead and buried” among teenagers. According to the Forbes article titled “Facebook Is Dead And Buried To Teens,...

2014-01-02 08:22:27

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Opera Mediaworks, the world's largest mobile advertising platform, today announced a substantial expansion of its presence in Latin America with the addition of a team spanning multiple countries to service the regional needs of advertisers and publishers. The team now joining Opera Mediaworks has formerly operated independently as Hunt Mobile Ads. This expansion will allow Opera Mediaworks, a fully-owned subsidiary of Opera Software,...

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Skype's Social Media Feeds, Posts Content
2014-01-02 06:53:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The blog and social media accounts of Microsoft-owned voice-over-IP (VOIP) service Skype were hacked by a group claiming to be the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) on Wednesday, various media outlets have reported. The SEA, which is an organization that supports Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and has previously hacked the websites of CNN and the New York Times, apparently posted messages critical of Microsoft for sharing user data...

2014-01-01 23:01:55

Miami guitar teacher Dyce Kimura is offering a 50% discount toward the first Skype guitar lesson for students who sign up for lessons as their New Year’s resolution during the first week of January. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 Have you made your New Year’s resolutions yet? If not, Skype guitar teacher Dyce Kimura offers a reason for you to consider learning a musical instrument in 2014. Dyce Kimura, a Fort Lauderdale-based musician, is offering a 50% discount toward...

2013-12-30 23:01:24

At the core of the redesign is PicsArt’s decision to put its social network at the center of the application and to optimize it for iOS 7. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 The completely redesigned PicsArt for iOS7 has arrived. PicsArt’s user-interface has been optimized for Apple fans for the holiday season. The new design is more comfortable for iPhone and iPad users and places the social network features at the very center of the application. Launched in January 2013,...

Radio Killed The Video Star: Rdio Shutters Its Vdio On-Demand Service
2013-12-28 06:56:10

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Just six months after Rdio officially launched its video-streaming platform Vdio, the company has decided to pull the plug on the service, various media outlets reported on Friday. In a statement posted online, Rdio confirmed that the Vdio beta service was being discontinued. It added that, despite the company's best efforts, “we were not able to deliver the differentiated customer experience we had hoped for. We want to thank...

WhatsApp Tops 400M Active Users Per Month, Bests Twitter's 230M
2013-12-20 15:11:00

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Global messaging service WhatsApp released stats this week stating the company has reached over 400 million monthly active users worldwide. The volume, company co-founder and CEO Jan Koum noted, surpasses other similar mobile messaging services. Koum detailed the company's volume milestone on the WhatsApp blog. While WhatsApp reached the 400 million monthly active user milestone before the end of 2013, it adds 25 percent of those active...

Facebook Dislike Sticker
2013-12-19 13:17:48

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook has included a thumbs down sticker in its latest sticker pack for Facebook Messenger. The new stickers are available for iOS, Android and the web. The new sticker pack includes the thumbs up icon that is ubiquitous on the social network to symbolize "Like." It also includes a thumbs up with stars, as well as a hand holding a heart, and a hand offering flowers. Details of the new sticker pack were first reported on AllFacebook....

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'