Quantcast

Latest Web 2.0 Stories

windows live messanger
2014-08-30 06:39:30

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online More than two years after acquiring Skype, Microsoft is officially pulling the plug on Windows Live Messenger, announcing Thursday that the venerable instant messaging client would no longer be supported starting in November. Windows Live Messenger, originally launched in 1999 as MSN Messenger, was switched off for most users in 2013, according to BBC News. However, users in China continued to use the service, which had as many as 330...

google authorship
2014-08-30 05:09:05

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It is sometimes said that nothing lasts forever. The latest example of Google’s relentless commitment to change was announced on August 28 by John Mueller, Google Webmaster Trends Analyst. In his Google+ post on Thursday Mueller told the world that Google had “made the difficult decision to stop showing authorship in search results” and added: “We make these kinds of changes to improve our users’ experience.” This means that...

2014-08-29 23:09:41

Early Innovator of Web-based Software for Lodging and Tour Operators Looks Forward to Continued Success Calgary, AB (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Cloud software company World Web Technologies Inc. (WWT) this year celebrates 20 years helping lodging and tour operators to improve their bottom line. Since 1994, WWT has provided innovative Web-based software, including hotel Web booking engines, online tour operator business platforms, and cloud-based hotel property management systems. Over the...

2014-08-28 23:08:38

Marketers have often been torn between the power of posting through tools like PerfectPost and the advantages of posting directly to mention key partners. Today's new release by PerfectPost gives marketers the advantages of mentioning other pages with the power of optimized scheduling, formatting, retargeting, and automated revenue tracking PerfectPost customers already enjoy. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Facebook has not allowed 3rd party publishing tools to @mention other...

2014-08-27 23:00:38

FileCatalyst partners with Forbidden, developer of the market-leading cloud-based video post-production platform Forscene, to accelerate file transfer. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce an embedded partner agreement with Forbidden, developer of the market-leading cloud-based video post-production platform...

2014-08-27 08:31:56

Fortune 1000 sales leaders shed light on the true ROI of sales automation SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apttus, the category-defining Quote-to-Cash solution provider, today announced the findings of an eye-opening sales survey conducted in collaboration with Adobe, provider of Adobe EchoSign, an industry-leading e-signature solution. The survey findings include several key insights: -- Half of all respondents admitted that their company had experienced costly...

2014-08-27 08:23:58

BEIJING, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Youku Tudou Inc. (NYSE: YOKU), China's leading Internet television company ("Youku Tudou" or the "Company"), today announced that the board of the Company has approved a new share repurchase program whereby Youku Tudou may purchase its own American depositary shares ("ADSs") with an aggregate value of up to US$300 million. The Company expects to fund the repurchase out of its existing cash balance, including cash generated from its operations....

2014-08-26 23:06:54

ESS (Enterprise Social Software) Market research report majorly focuses on deployment models, organization size, business verticals, market size, growth, trends, analysis, drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/enterprise-social-software-market-568.html). (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The report “Enterprise Social Software (ESS) Market (On Premise, On Demand, Social Collaboration, Enterprise Social Networks) - Global...

2014-08-26 12:27:12

NEW DELHI, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore-based mobile applications company, U2opia Mobile has announced that Hari V. Krishnan, Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Japan at LinkedIn, has been appointed to the technology company's board of directors. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/703131 ) Krishnan, an INSEAD alumnus, comes with a strong record of many years of leading market entry and growth for online companies in Asia. As...

2014-08-26 08:37:21

Almost 1 in 4 marketers logs 10-plus hours on average day SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtTask, the only provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solutions, has announced the results of a study that looks at a day in the life of a marketer. Among the findings, long hours and lots of disruptions from external sources offer further evidence that marketers need better structure and tools to get more from their workdays....


Latest Web 2.0 Reference Libraries

Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

Kobo Arc
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Arc is a tablet computer produced and released by Kobo Inc. in November, 2012. It has a 7-inch screen and uses Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. It is the second model produced by Kobo, the first was the Kobo Vox. It comes in black or white with Wi-Fi, a micro USB port, a headphone jack, and dual speakers. It has a dual core CPU, 1 GB Ram, and 16, 32, or 64 GB of storage. It has a rechargeable battery with ten hours of reading and two weeks stand by. It is capable of...

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...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.