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2013-06-09 23:00:54

Facebook fans could easily be converted to valued customers, says leading Australian business coach Casey Gollan. In his latest news update he shows exactly how that 'miraculous conversion' could happen. (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 It´s not easy getting a company to stand out amid all the ℠noise´ on Facebook these days — thanks to the fact that there are around 15 million companies vying for attention at this moment in time. As a result there is nothing else for it but to...

Facebook Looks To Its Future One Year After IPO
2013-05-18 04:54:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online One year after its forgettable entry into the stock market, Facebook´s shares have still not returned to the level of their IPO, but the social network has found success in other ways. In fact, according to Juliette Garside of The Guardian, shares of the website were still trading 70 percent below their opening price of $38 as of Friday. However, in other ways, “the world's largest social network has made seemingly...

Programmer Shortage - More Students Should Learn To Code
2013-02-27 05:40:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Leading tech firms and Silicon Valley icons are teaming up with the non-profit foundation Code.org to push for more computer science education in schools, promote new online coding tools and encourage students to take more of an interest in programming. The initiative is the brainchild of brothers and entrepreneurs Hadi and Ali Partovi, who created Code.org with the goal of bringing more qualified engineers and programmers into...

Facebook 'Like' Button Draws Criticism And Lawsuit
2013-02-12 04:40:08

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a non-surprising turn of events, one group doesn't quite like the idea of Facebook using a "Like" button, so much so they are suing the world's largest social network over it. According to the lawsuit, a patent-holding company is suing Facebook, acting on behalf of a dead Dutch programmer known as Joannes Jozef Everardus van Der Meer, reports BBC News. Facebook has been sued numerous times for its mere existence, including the...

2013-02-01 23:03:59

Career Confidential offers new tool for making Facebook the job seeker´s friend. The Facebook Tutorial shows job seekers how to land a job using Facebook. (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 Most job seekers know all about using LinkedIn for networking and job opportunities. Most, however, don´t know about the untapped potential of Facebook. Career Confidential aims to change the perception of Facebook with their newest product: the Facebook Profile Tutorial. The Facebook Tutorial is...

Facebook Mobile Thrives 013113
2013-01-31 12:39:24

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Last night, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and friends gave an earnings call to their investors, bragging on their transition into true mobile players while also dashing hopes that their profits may grow in the coming year. “More people are starting to understand that mobile is a great opportunity for us,” Zuckerberg said in his 7-and-a-half-minute opening statement. “Today, there is no argument. Facebook is a...

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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,...

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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.