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2014-09-05 23:06:13

Consumers seeking options to prevent sharing of confidential information Newton, Mass. (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The hacking of private celebrity photos from their private iCloud accounts has customers questioning the storing of personal information, photos and documents on cloud-based services. According to one of the affected actresses, her photos were deleted from the cloud, or so she thought. “Knowing those photos were deleted long ago, I can only imagine the creepy effort that...

2014-09-04 23:10:02

FORA.tv will open its doors to the public on Friday September 12th at 12 pm PT. “Live Streaming Video on Twitter” presentation by CEO Blaise Zerega; watch live on Twitter and newco.fora.tv San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 FORA.tv, the leading provider of video production, online distribution, and monetization services for the conference and event industry, today announced its participation as a host company in next week’s NewCo San Francisco 2014. FORA.tv will open its...

2014-09-04 08:38:43

DUBLIN, September 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eSpatial, a leader in online mapping, has boosted its mapping software, by adding major new features, including bubble maps [https://www.espatial.com/articles/create-a-bubble-map ]. The new features are available to both free and paid users of eSpatial. The bubble map tool allows users to graphically summarize data by the size of the marker on a map. eSpatial believes this will be particularly useful to sales and...

2014-09-03 23:10:55

Event Tech Enables Hosts to Seamlessly Connect to Guests via Twitter Handles and Hashtags. zkipster: “We turn a social media reality into an engagement opportunity for hosts” New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 zkipster, the most-reliable, fastest guest-list app on the market, today launched zSocial, a new digital tool that allows event planners to seamlessly integrate their brand and event’s Twitter handles and hashtags into the event itself. The new feature allows event...

2014-09-03 23:08:07

Leading provider of personalized gifts for children, Frecklebox has employed ShopSocially’s social commerce modules to drive word-of-mouth promotions on social media. Site visitors on Frecklebox.com are recommending Frecklebox to their friends on social media, generating social traffic which is converting at a high rate of 36.65%. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Social referral traffic on Frecklebox – provider of personalized gifts for children – is driving a...

2014-09-03 08:42:14

D'Souza to drive operational excellence as Quantcast continues to scale SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantcast, a technology company specializing in real-time advertising and audience measurement, announced today that Adrian D'Souza has joined the company as vice president, Operations. In his role at Quantcast, D'Souza will be responsible for overseeing, developing and leading all operational efforts, along with the continued global expansion of Quantcast. "One of...

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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...


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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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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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