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2014-03-17 23:02:46

ZookaWare, an Anchorage, Alaska based software and technical support company, received more than 100,000 fans on Facebook becoming the most Liked company in Anchorage. Anchorage, AK (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 ZookaWare, a company specializing in PC security and optimization, has become the first Anchorage based company to break the 100,000 Facebook ‘Like’ mark. This feat also makes ZookaWare the most Liked company in Anchorage. When asked about reaching this milestone, ZookaWare President...

Cheaper Rates On Google's Cloud Service May Have A Rippling Effect
2014-03-17 14:26:49

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a move that will undoubtedly change the industry, Google dropped the price of its Google Drive service. Competing cloud storage services are expected to follow suit with lower pricing plans. The Internet search giant offers up to 15 gigabytes of storage for free, which isn't changing. The Mountain View, Calif.-based company said it will lower the prices on larger capacities, in a post on the Google Drive blog. For 100 gigabytes of...

2014-03-17 04:21:35

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid the growing availability of user-generated content (UGC) and a widening need for quality images in the online arena, Lobster, a UGC marketplace startup with Russian roots, today announced the opening of its London headquarters as part of a wider effort to expand its reach across the UK and globally. At an estimated 1 to 2 billion Euros in value, the market for user-generated images and photos would initially appear to be...

2014-03-14 23:23:51

Following an article posted on Social Times, online marketing company fishbat, explains which social networks are being used most by teens and why they are attracted to those sites. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 fishbat, a leading online marketing company, outlines the top social networks for teens and why they are being used. According to a March 9th article posted on Social Times titled “The Truth About Teens and 6 Social Media Platforms They Use,” social media has become a big...

Mark Zuckerberg Calls President Obama To Voice Concerns Over NSA
2014-03-14 14:53:51

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg placed a call to President Barack Obama to voice his disappointment with the latest news of NSA activities that surfaced this week. The head of the social media giant also took to his own medium and posted a lengthy status update on his Facebook page. Zuckerberg stressed the importance of trust in the Internet "As the world becomes more complex and governments everywhere struggle," he wrote. In a call to...

Video Ads Coming To Your Facebook News Feed
2014-03-14 06:30:36

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Following a short testing period that began last December, Facebook announced on Thursday that it is gradually rolling out its “Premium Video Ads" over the next few months, which will auto play in the News Feeds of its more than one billion members. The 15-second videos will begin playing without sound as they appear onscreen, and will stop if a member scrolls past the ad. However, if a user taps the video, the ad will expand...

Readers More Engaged With News When They Directly Access A News Site
2014-03-14 05:33:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People who directly access news websites are more engaged than those referred by search engines or social media like Google and Facebook, according to an analysis by the Pew Research Center. The study relied on three months of data from analytics firm Comscore to examine the US Internet traffic to 26 of the most popular news websites. The analysis revealed that direct visitors to news websites – those who typed in the...

2014-03-13 23:26:10

Following an article posted on Fast Company, fishbat, a leader in Long Island advertising agencies, reveals the social networks that people are addicted to. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 fishbat, a leader in Long Island advertising agencies, discusses what social networks people are most attached to. According to a March 7th article posted on Fast Company titled “A New Survey Reveals Which Social Media Brands People Are Most Attached To,” social media websites are one thing...

2014-03-13 23:00:31

Earlier this year the tech world was shaken by the announcement that social media titan Facebook had acquired mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock. (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 The following is a new post issued by WWonline on behalf of First Class Posting. The following are excerpts: "Earlier this year the tech world was shaken by the announcement that social media titan Facebook had acquired mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion, said USAToday -...

When It Rains It Pours: Facebook Feelings Can Spread Easily
2014-03-13 07:59:14

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Several studies have so far pointed out the positive and negative effects social networking has on people. While Facebook has offered millions of people a way to connect and interact in a way that may have not been otherwise possible, the social giant has also been a home for cyberbullying. In a new study, researchers from University of California, San Diego have found that feelings displayed on Facebook are contagious. Publishing...


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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...

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