Quantcast

Latest Web 2.0 Stories

child on computer
2014-08-20 06:18:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google is reportedly developing a kid-friendly version of its video-streaming website YouTube, and is also said to be considering allowing youngsters under the age of 13 to sign up for special Gmail accounts, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday. According to European Technology Correspondent Murad Ahmed, the new version of YouTube will allow parents to have control over how their children use the service. Officially, Google...

2014-08-19 23:06:20

FreshBooks Accountant Center provides accountants with secure access to their FreshBooks client data in real-time. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 FreshBooks, the #1 cloud accounting solution designed exclusively for service-based small business owners, today announced its FreshBooks Accountant Center. The new portal provides accountants with a comprehensive view of their FreshBooks clients’ financial data. Accountants can now run reports such as Profit & Loss, Tax Summary...

2014-08-19 23:02:28

Internet Radio Programmers Market 2014 – 2017: Music Plays and Monetization Mainstays is a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Internet music radio and track play listening is on a 14.8% growth trajectory, surpassing 36 billion hours in 2014, delivered against promising programmer monetization efforts expected to achieve $1.9 billion in revenue, a 33.3% gain, according to a sector analytics report produced. The report, Internet...

2014-08-19 12:25:53

Post Your Product Finds, Share with Your Friends, Follow Other Users & Stores, Get Merchant Promos & Click to Buy - All from One Site TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're tired of slogging through dozens of websites and apps in a quest for the coolest clothes, hottest accessories and hippest products from vegan purple hair dye to $37,000 Rolex watches, meet Bestie - your new shopping BFF. This just-launched social shopping community lets you post your own faves, browse finds from...

2014-08-19 08:38:07

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Facebook's Instagram is lawyering up to attack tiny SF-based startup Evergram.com for using the word "gram" in its name. The case, Instagram v. Evergram No. 91216122, is being argued in The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in Washington, D.C. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137185 "This is ridiculous, bullying behavior. Our two trademarks and companies couldn't be more different, plus the words "Ever" and Insta" have...

2014-08-19 08:36:03

CINCINNATI, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Help has arrived for women seeking to be empowered to increase their business success and live the life of their dreams. Social Media Marketing Expert RaShaunda Fuller knows how the proper use of social media can help women live their dreams and is ready to share the tricks of the trade. Fuller will share the secrets of Pinning With a Purpose in a webinar on Wednesday, August 27, starting at 8 p.m. EDT (7 p.m. CDT, 6 p.m. MDT, 5 p.m. PDT). Join in...

internet data privacy xray tool
2014-08-19 07:18:50

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at Columbia Engineering are developing a new tool named XRay which aims to combat what they see as “data frenzy” and is “a first step in understanding how personal data is being used on web services.” Data is potentially the most valuable commodity in the modern world. It is the lifeblood of the web giants like Google, Yahoo, Amazon, YouTube and countless other online businesses. Personal information to feed the...

social media fakery
2014-08-16 06:31:10

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While people strive to present authentic images on social media websites, many of them admit to having faked part of their online profiles in order to conform to expectations and social norms, researchers from Aalto University in Finland claim in a new study. Writing in the latest edition of the journal New Media and Society, authors Suvi Uski and Airi Lampinen explained that they focused on two social networks (Facebook and...

2014-08-15 23:00:24

Birthday Board from Superdik trading b.v. lets users store, organize and remember the birthdays, anniversaries or special event dates of everyone they care about. Version 2.0.0 of the unique no-cost app now features the option to send a virtual greeting card via email or Facebook, the ability to sync data across multiple iOS devices, and an enhanced birthday countdown. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Fans of Superdik trading b.v.’s brilliant, no-cost app Birthday Board can now...

2014-08-14 23:08:35

Content discovery platform Diply.com cracks top 500 websites in first nine months. London, Ontario (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Diply.com, a GoViral Inc. website, is officially one of the top 500 most viewed websites in the world according to Alexa.com. Launched in November 2013, Diply has quickly become the fastest growing website in internet history, eclipsing the early stage growth of Pinterest. While this claim has been made by numerous websites, Diply has substantiated the claim by...


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
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
Related