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2014-01-21 04:21:44

Digital Media Veteran aims to tackle the world of performance-based video SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chosen, a new mobile application start-up, announces the appointment of digital media veteran and technology entrepreneur David Hyman as Chief Executive Officer. Most recently, Hyman was the CEO of Beats Music, via the acquisition of MOG, the music subscription service he founded in 2006. Prior to MOG, Hyman was CEO of Gracenote, the world's largest music database...

2013-06-24 23:22:23

A new website introduces an easy way for people to track down pictures of themselves online. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Scramble Face is a newly launched website created by VersusMedia. This new website makes better use of advanced face recognition technology and crafted it into an online tool that helps people track photos of themselves online. The proliferation of personal photos online is one of the major causes of trouble in the cyber world. Known as a major threat to...

Is Facebook Buying Waze
2013-05-09 10:06:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Three Israeli news sources are claiming that Facebook has plans to spend up to another $1 billion on popular mapping app Waze. According to Calcalist, The Marker and Ynet, Facebook is already in the advanced stages of negotiations to buy the Israeli company. The deal is reportedly now six months in the making, a fact which TechCrunch said they were able to confirm independently. Waze, a crowdsourced mapping company that uses...

Facebook Gets All Up In Your Face.com With Acquisition
2012-06-18 13:23:07

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com Facebook has bought Israel-based facial recognition start-up website Face.com, resolving rumors that have been circulating around for weeks. Face.com was founded in 2007, and the site offers both desktop and mobile products that scan a user's photos to identify faces, making tagging photos on Facebook more efficient. The acquisition will allow the world's largest social networking site to make it possible for faster tagging from mobile devices. The...

Facebook Recognizes Face.com
2012-05-29 11:49:47

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com As it turns out, when you decide to take your over-inflated social networking company public, you want to make the thing as profitable and sustainable as possible. This shouldn´t surprise anyone, and as such, the rumors have begun to fly about who and what Facebook will be acquiring and buying. Yesterday, for instance, the rumor du jour was the once-fabled Facebook smartphone. Now, rumors are beginning to pop up about another possible Zuck purchase...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'