Scammers Taking Advantage Of MH17 Crash With False Facebook

Scammers Taking Advantage Of MH17 Crash With False Facebook, Twitter Posts

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Fraudulent social media posts and fake accounts have been used by scammers and hackers who are attempting to take advantage of public interest in the recent Malaysia Airlines flight MH17...

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2014-07-24 23:14:22

Michael McCandlish brings international experience in the semiconductor and automotive industries to the firm. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Bejin, VanOphem & Bieneman PLC, (http://www.bvbip.com), an intellectual property boutique law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Michael McCandlish to its legal team. McCandlish is an intellectual property attorney focusing on the prosecution of United States and foreign patents in the electrical and mechanical arts, particularly in...

2014-07-24 23:05:58

New capability is the latest development within LinkedIn’s Sponsored API Updates program, helping marketers and agencies build relationships with target audiences through content. Santa Monica, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 SHIFT (http://www.SHIFT.com), the leading marketing software company for social advertisers, today announced its further development as a partner of LinkedIn’s Sponsored Updates program with the unveiling of LinkedIn Direct Sponsored Content. This new Direct...

2014-07-22 08:38:41

NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reachable, Inc., a technology company that helps enterprises leverage their relationships for competitive advantage, today announced an agreement with S&P Capital IQ, a leading provider of business research, data and analytics, to provide S&P Capital IQ's "People Data" on Reachable's social selling and enterprise networking platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/129072 Reachable is a third-generation social networking...

2014-07-21 12:30:51

RESTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released data from the comScore Video Metrix® service showing that 186.9 million Americans watched online content videos in June 2014. Google Sites ranked as the top video content property, BrightRoll Platform was the top video ad property, and VEVO topped the list of YouTube partner channels. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080115/COMSCORELOGO Top 10 Video...

2014-07-19 23:00:53

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Twitter is one of the top social sites in the United States and around the world, but they don’t have as many users as others. This is putting pressure on the company to better explain why they are important, says Reuters weighing in on a Wall Street Journal piece on the topic, July 17. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “As a...

Young Women Who Post Sexy Social Media Photos Are Seen As Less Competent
2014-07-15 03:21:51

Oregon State University Girls and young women who post sexy or revealing photos on social media sites such as Facebook are viewed by their female peers as less physically and socially attractive and less competent to perform tasks, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. “This is a clear indictment of sexy social media photos,” said researcher Elizabeth Daniels, an assistant professor of psychology who studies the effect of media on girls’ body image. Daniels’...

Privacy Advocates Leery Of New Facebook-Nielsen Partnership
2014-07-15 12:22:12

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Nielsen is leveraging an expanded partnership with Facebook to learn more about the age and gender of viewers on mobile devices. In an ever more connected age, one could not be faulted for thinking that one of the last bastions of privacy would be in their television viewing. The announcement today of a new partnership between Nielsen and Facebook, however, is just another example of how our privacy is being systematically...

2014-07-15 08:37:44

Lithium Social Web (LSW) Analytics Offers Real-time, Engagement Data SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lithium Technologies today announced the general availability of Lithium Social Web (LSW) Analytics as an extension to the LSW platform, which enables organizations to engage on social channels at scale. LSW Analytics is the first tool that empowers organizations to track what customers are saying about their brand and respond in real-time. Unlike traditional social media...

2014-07-15 08:36:43

Voloe to Award Nearly $1 Million to Help Users Accomplish Their Dreams IRVINE, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Want to accomplish everything on a personal wish list? Now everyone can. Voloe, (www.voloe.com), a first-of-its kind social networking platform that promotes the sharing of goals, wishes, and dreams, announced today the launch of their online community. Voloe is an online network that encourages users to create a list of their goals and aspirations to share with their...

give it up already
2014-07-10 15:16:52

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We've all heard the adage that the struggle to form a habit, good or bad, requires 21 days of consistent and mindful action. Unfortunately, the myth behind the three-week transformation was exposed in an excellent article written by Jason Selk with Forbes last year. In it, he detailed a two-pronged continual approach originally conceived by esteemed business coach Tom Bartow that consists of 'the Honeymoon' and 'the Fight-Thru'....

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2013-02-17 09:13:14

Image Credit: Photos.com A blog is a written discussion or information posted on a website over the Internet. The blog is posted with the most recent one first, dealing with any subject or topic within the constraints of the website administrator. Before 2009 most blogs were written by an individual or small group of people. Today, most websites use multi-author blogs (MABs) where a large number of authors write and submit content which is edited professionally. Information gathered for...

Social Networking Service
2013-01-27 09:02:30

A social networking service is an online service provided to the public for social interaction between families, friends, and also for gaining new friends over the internet. These networks often include such services as e-mail and instant messaging. Social networks are found worldwide and used by half of the world’s population in some form or another. In 2011 a survey revealed 47 percent of adults and 73 percent of teens use a social networking service. You can use these services to...

2013-03-16 00:00:00

A wiki is simply a website that allows the users to create and edit any number of interlinked web pages through a simplified markup language. They are often powered with wiki software and used to collaborative wiki websites, power community websites, for note taking, and in knowledge management systems. Some wikis serve specific purpose while others are more of an open content format. Wiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian, was first created by Ward Cunningham who developed WikiWikiWeb. Wikis...

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Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'