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LinkedIn Lawsuit Data Scraping
2014-01-09 08:07:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Professional social networking site LinkedIn has filed a federal lawsuit against ten unspecified individuals over the use of bots that stole personal data from the profiles of hundreds of thousands of users. According to the suit, which was filed Monday in the Northern California federal district court, the bots were used to register thousands of fake LinkedIn accounts for the purpose of mining data from legitimate accounts – a...

2014-01-08 16:24:28

Research and Markets, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9cjxv6/social_tv_market) has announced the addition of the "Global Social TV Market Report 2013 - Global Advancements Forecasts & Analysis to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9cjxv6/social_tv_market ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Social TV Market is set to take the...

2014-01-08 08:26:26

Transaction Brings Together Platforms for Leveraging Social Data On All Screens - Expands Business Footprint Across 11 Countries and 12 Industries DENVER and BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayin, the platform for leveraging social media across all consumer channels, today announced the acquisition of Comenta TV, the leading analytics and engagement platform for TV shows and live events in South America. Wayin, a software innovation company led by former SUN...

People Keep Same Number Of Friends
2014-01-07 10:34:57

[ Watch the Video: People Unconsciously Limit Their Social Circles ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People unconsciously limit their social circles, giving preference to family and close friends while limiting the number of others they interact with regularly, according to new research appearing in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences online early edition (PNAS). According to the study’s authors, people essentially maintain a “one-in,...

2014-01-06 16:31:08

How the 72% of Americans Using Social Media Will Change Their Behavior in 2014 WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The countdown is over, the ball has dropped, and for many the first kiss of 2014 has been had. Americans are now focused on their resolutions for a new and improved self, family, or business in the new year. Though more than half of Americans still default to health/diet/weight-related resolutions, most social media users also resolve to make multiple changes in how...

2014-01-03 12:24:02

Where Members Can Turn A "Like" Into Cash KIRKLAND, Wash., Jan. 03, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ONENAME GLOBAL, INC. Offers A Revolutionary Centralized Social Networking Platform Where Members Can Turn A "Like" Into Cash (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140103/MN39853) ONENAME GLOBAL has launched a crowdfunding project on RocketHub in conjunction with the A&E, Project...

facebook still popular with adults
2014-01-01 12:52:09

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Pew Research Center survey released on Monday found that 73 percent of online adults are signed up for a social networking site, and that site is predominantly Facebook. The survey also found that Facebook and Instagram users are the most likely to check in to the site on a daily basis. Forty-two percent of online adults subscribe to multiple social networks, as evidenced by the growth of emerging networks like Pinterest, the...

Google CEO Schmidt Admits Social Media Mistake
2013-12-31 14:34:00

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Like many people, Google CEO Eric Schmidt took time at the end of the calendar year to self-reflect, and in an interview with Bloomberg TV the internet billionaire said he regretted how his company failed to seize on the social media phenomenon, ceding much of that ground to Facebook. “The biggest mistake that I made was not anticipating the rise of the social networking phenomenon — not a mistake we’re going to make again,”...

2013-12-29 23:00:44

Students are using Chatwing’s Android chat app social sharing option for brainstorming purposes. This new feature allows greater online synergy among all users. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) December 29, 2013 Based on the recent study done by Chatwing chat software, student users and bloggers have been relying on the social sharing feature when it comes to spreading information. The feature has helped them gather online materials for their research and case studies. Brainstorming among the...

Facebook Is No Longer Cool In The Eyes Of Teenagers: EU Survey
2013-12-29 08:00:42

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Since Facebook's "birth" in 2004, millions of users have logged on to the social media site. In fact, nearly half a million log on every day. Results from the Global Social Media Impact Study, an extensive European survey, show that older teenagers, however, are not among that group. This key age group, which has moved on to Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp and Snapchat, considers Facebook "dead and buried," according to The Guardian....

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Mark Zuckerberg
2013-08-21 06:38:05

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American computer programmer and internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of five co-founders of the social networking website Facebook. As of April 2013, Zuckerberg is the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, Inc., and in 2013 his personal wealth was estimated to be US $16.8 billion. Together with his college roommates and fellow Harvard University students Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes,...

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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