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Facebook VP Envisions Location-based Mobile Advertising
2012-06-19 11:54:39

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com Social networking giant Facebook may soon delve into location-based mobile advertising, but the company´s vice president of global marketing solutions stopped short of saying that it is in fact working on such a system, according to media reports. VP Carolyn Everson said in an interview with Bloomberg that the social network could one day allow advertisers to target mobile users based on their exact location. However, Bloomberg misinterpreted that...

Facebook Settles 'Sponsored Stories' Lawsuit For $10 Million
2012-06-18 04:42:05

The popular social network Facebook has agreed to pay $10 million to charity in order to settle a lawsuit filed by members who accused the website of violating their rights by using their names and likenesses without permission, according to various media reports published Sunday. Five members of Facebook filed suit in a San Jose courtroom, accusing the social media site of violating California state law by publicizing their "likes" of specific advertisers. The accusers alleged that...

Facebook Tech Chief Leaving Company
2012-06-17 05:55:23

Bret Taylor, who has been the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Facebook since August of 2009, announced on Friday that he would be leaving the popular social network later on this summer in order to start his own company. Taylor, who according to the Wall Street Journal was in charge of Facebook's platform and mobile endeavors, was the CEO of the social network website FriendFeed until it was acquired by Facebook nearly three years ago. Mike Vernal will take over his platform duties,...

2012-06-15 23:01:22

The Local Newspaper Alliance is a publicist network that reaches national and local newspapers worldwide. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 15, 2012 Richard Mahee is the founder of Mahvrick Networks (http://www.mahvrick.com) announced the launch of Local Newspaper Alliance. Mahvrick Networks is a network of blogs, websites, newspapers owned by Mahvrick and partners of Mahvrick Networks worldwide. The objective of the network is to let people have their own “Voice”. The network is...

2012-06-11 23:03:12

eCGlobal Solutions is expanding eCGlobalNet® - its pioneering social network for consumer insights - to Spanish and Portuguese speaking markets. The network´s pre-launch occurred in Brazil in October of last year, and, in the last six months, it has been tested by over 5,000 users. With the slogan “Where consumers meet consumers,” eCGlobalNet® creates a social and collaborative environment, developed by and for consumers. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 eCGlobal...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).