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2014-03-25 23:24:12

While brands are struggling to stem the dwindling ROI from Facebook fan acquisition, popular creative canvas designer Fabness is using ShopSocially to convert its website visitors into genuine Facebook fans. These fans are converting at a high rate of 33.28% on its site, resulting in positive social media ROI for Fabness. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Leading creative canvas designer, Fabness, today announced that it is generating positive social ROI by converting...

2014-03-25 20:23:06

Acquisition positions Facebook to accelerate Oculus' growth in gaming, communications and new social experiences MENLO PARK, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Oculus VR, Inc., the leader in immersive virtual reality technology, for a total of approximately $2 billion. This includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock (valued at $1.6 billion based on the average...

DDoS Attack Temporarily Shuts Down BaseCamp Services
2014-03-25 04:56:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Online project management company Basecamp suffered a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack Monday morning that temporarily shut down its services, the company said. The “criminals” behind the incident also tried to extort money in exchange for ending their attack – a demand Basecamp refused, choosing instead to work with their network providers to resolve the situation. Then suddenly, about two hours after the...

2014-03-24 16:26:42

DUBLIN, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/45krg6/global_web_2_0) has announced the addition of the "Global Web 2.0 Data Center Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/45krg6/global_web_2_0 ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Web 2.0 Data Center market to grow at a CAGR of 17.80 percent over the period...

2014-03-24 08:26:43

BELGRADE, Serbia, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brid Video LLC, a technology company made up of industry veterans in the field of online video, announces the launch of a new free enterprise-level online video platform and HTML5 video player. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140324/675531 ) Over one year in the making, Brid Video LLC has developed Brid.tv [http://www.brid.tv ] (http://www.brid.tv), an enterprise-level video solution...

Twitter Could Phase Out # And @ Replies
2014-03-24 04:18:43

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Two of Twitter’s trademark features – the hashtag-based categorization and replies using the ‘@’ symbol – could be on the way out, according to comments made by one of the social network’s top officials last week. Speaking Monday at the Newspaper Association of America’s mediaXchange conference in Denver, Twitter head of news partnerships Vivian Schiller described hashtags and @ symbols as “arcane” elements of...

2014-03-21 23:27:00

Artists and fans alike now can create optimized .MP4 Video Files ready to be uploaded to YouTube easily from their .MP3 files. So easy to use it only takes one click. Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 YouTubeYourSong.com is the best solution online for creating YouTube ready .MP4 videos using your .MP3 files and your images with just one click. Just select one or more MP3 files, pair them with an image or images, and create a video in under 30 seconds. Once on YouTubeYourSong.com you...

Microsoft Says Leaked Trade Secrets Gave It The Right To Read Emails
2014-03-21 13:36:12

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Friday Microsoft defended its right to break into customers’ accounts to read emails if it suspected it had been the victim of a crime. This came after the tech giant admitted in federal court documents that it had forced its way into a blogger’s Hotmail account to track down and stop a leak of software. In this particular case the blogger had been provided sensitive data about the Windows 8 operating system by a former Microsoft...

2014-03-21 12:25:26

LONDON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the success of last years Affordable Design Awards, Bathrooms.com have launched the Home Design awards for 2014 Bathrooms.com [http://www.bathrooms.com ] are once again on the look out for the UK's top bloggers, but this time in the home design space. As advocates as of luxury design at affordable prices, the awards will celebrate bloggers and citizen journalists that are inspiring the nation...

2014-03-20 23:33:32

Following an article posted on Examiner, fishbat, a leader among online marketing companies, discusses steps to use Pinterest for a small business. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 fishbat, a leader among online marketing companies, discusses how businesses can use Pinterest in five easy steps. Following a March 11th article posted on Examiner titled “How to start using Pinterest for your business,” Pinterest is starting to become one of the most popular social media platforms....


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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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