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This week Twitter rolled out a new option that will let users receive direct messages from anyone who follows them, even if that user doesn’t follow them back.
Microblogging is emerging as a popular social communication tool online. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Chatwing.com and its developers have recently
Looking to make sure that you get a lot of attention on Facebook or Twitter? Make sure you sound irritated, because according to researchers from Beihang University in China, anger is the most influential emotion when it comes to online social media posts.
With more people engaging in the privacy conversation, a new study from the University of Southern California (USC) reveals some Twitter users aren’t being as careful as they could be to protect their sensitive information.
When Facebook first launched in 2004, it only allowed students from certain Universities to find friends, write on walls and peruse pictures. In the earliest days, Facebook and other social networking sites were seen as a young person's game, something only those with the spare time to spend online took part of.
Robert Kevin Rose, born February 21, 1977, is a former American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Revision3, Digg, Pownce, and Milk. He also served as production assistant and co-host at TechTV's The Screen Savers. As of 2012, he is a venture partner at Google Ventures. Rose was born in Redding, California and lived in Oregon before his family moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where he spent most of his childhood. Rose attended Vo-Tech High School in Las Vegas in 1992. He then attended the...
David Karp, born July 6, 1986, is an American web developer and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of the short-form blogging platform Tumblr. According to Forbes, Karp's net worth exceeds $200 million (US), and Tumblr has been valued at $800 million. On May 20, 2013, it was announced that Yahoo! and Tumblr had reached an agreement for the search engine to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion (US). Karp would remain as CEO of the company. Karp began his career as an intern under Fred...