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2014-06-19 23:07:38

One year ago, LeanIn.Org previewed its new Lean In Circles for hundreds of attendees at the BlogHer ’13 annual conference in Chicago. Today, BlogHer, Inc., creator of the largest conference for bloggers in the nation, announced that LeanIn.Org will bring Lean In Circles back to BlogHer, as part of BlogHer’s 10th Anniversary Conference in Silicon Valley this July 24-26. Belmont, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 One year ago, LeanIn.Org previewed its new Lean In Circles for hundreds of...

2014-06-19 12:30:50

Discover the best local dishes you never knew you wanted. SAN BRUNO, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The EAT24 app the smartest way to order delivery and takeout in America, has just announced it's testing a one of a kind discovery tool, designed to find the best local dishes catered around personal tastes and preferences. Using a crowdsourced algorithm that filters through millions of dishes plus users' past orders and reviews, "What's Good" makes smart suggestions of new...

Widespread Outage Affects Facebook Early Thursday Morning
2014-06-19 10:22:27

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Those who wake up early and expect to read their news feeds on Facebook as a way to start the day had to find another way to get connected on Thursday morning as the social network experienced a major outage. Access to Facebook's website and various apps went down just before 4am ET on Thursday June 19. The outage lasted about half an hour and apparently affected those Facebook users in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland,...

2014-06-19 08:27:01

CHICAGO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's impossible to go on social media and not see people talking about themselves. Where they went on vacation, what they ate for lunch, even "selfie" pictures of what they did during the day. Why does social media content seem so self-focused? Are Millennials just narcissistic, or might there be something deeper going on? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111102/DC96044LOGO New research by Alixandra Barasch and Jonah Berger...

2014-06-18 23:06:18

Big Tweets and Google Chromecast make live, large-screen Twitter feeds cheap and easy, creating new personal and business applications for the ubiquitous social network. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 BigSocial, LLC announces the release of Big Tweets, an Android app that streams Twitter searches and timelines to any large screen equipped with Google Chromecast. The result is a moving display of live Tweets appropriate for single users, small groups, or large crowds. By making...

2014-06-18 23:03:56

Time Out Engages Livefyre for Global Rollout of Real-time Conversations and Social Communities San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Livefyre today announced that it has been appointed by Time Out Group to implement a phased rollout of its social engagement platform, across the multimedia brand's global sites. As part of the company’s digital expansion strategy, Time Out selected Livefyre to help deepen audience engagement and provide a more social experience by harnessing...

2014-06-18 08:26:56

RapidFire's in-game advertising technology will allow Miniclip to monetize ad space inside of its online games, in a way that's measurable and scalable. VANCOUVER, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - RapidFire, the #1 in-game advertising network, announced today a key partnership with Miniclip which will bring dynamic in-game advertising (DIGA) into numerous 3D browser games developed by the online game giant. The partnership will create an entirely new revenue stream for Miniclip, and...

2014-06-18 08:26:39

Because funny and informative content is king CANNES, France, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know people share content on social media, but why? What do people share most in Johannesburg versus Jakarta? Do people prefer to share content that is educational or entertaining? As companies struggle to create content that is relevant and inspires sharing, Social@Ogilvy and SurveyMonkey teamed up to study what, why and how makes social media users share. In a 16-country online...

2014-06-17 23:12:08

Read CNN and Yahoo Worry Free; Users Are Safe from World Cup News San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 BloKO, the mobile application that blocks sports spoilers from social media, announces that it has expanded coverage from mobile to the web and now includes popular sports and news sites. With 1-click access and nothing to download, users can now easily access the web from any desktop browser through http://myproxy.BloKO.me and choose to block World Cup headlines and articles on Yahoo...

Facebook Takes Aim At Failed Snapchat Acquisition With Slingshot
2014-06-17 14:24:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Social networking giant Facebook took aim at those who don't want their messages to last forever with Slingshot, its own service for sending self-destructing selfies and messages. The new mobile app will be available to Facebook users in the Apple App Store and Android Marketplace beginning on Tuesday in the United States and later in other countries. This app is apparently Facebook's attempt to create its own version of...

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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...

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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'