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2014-07-02 12:20:55

Online Travel Agency Crunches Over 900,000 Flights to Find the Best Times to Fly CALABASAS, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online travel agency CheapAir ® has published the 2014 Summer Cheap Flights Index(TM), an indispensable guide for travelers who want the very best fares for summer vacation. The data masterminds at CheapAir are analyzing over 11,000 flights per day - or over 900,000 flights over the summer - to give travelers cheap flight intel that can't be found...

Songza Acquired By Google, No Immediate Service Changes Expected
2014-07-02 09:44:49

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google Inc. announced that it had acquired streaming music service Songza, and while the terms of the deal were not disclosed online reports suggested that Google paid far more than a song for the service. The New York Times reported that a person briefed on the deal, but was not authorized to speak about its terms, said that Google may have paid more than $39 million for the music service. On its Google+ page the tech giant...

2014-07-02 08:31:13

Social media, online platforms, and changing consumer trends are impacting business practices, with time and budget concerns among the major issues. FRESH MEADOWS, N.Y., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixty-nine percent of respondents to a new survey on trends in the Technical Communication Industry report publishing their content in HTML, up from a mere 19% in 2013. In addition, customer preferences are shifting toward topics-based content on mobile devices, in audio and video,...

2014-07-02 08:29:48

BEIJING, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are signs indicating that Chinese Internet users might be the very first group of people to truly reap the benefits of artificial intelligence. The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology, written by Ray Kurzweil, painted us a picture of artificial intelligence. Kurzweil describes his law of accelerating returns which predicts an exponential increase in technologies; in the book he says this will lead to a technological...

2014-07-02 08:25:10

WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Keybridge Communications just launched a new website, KeybridgeWeb.com, to market its custom-designed websites to large and small organizations alike. "Thanks to recent advances in content-management systems and eCommerce software, websites that used to cost hundreds of thousands of dollars can now be built for just a fraction of that amount within a matter of weeks," said Keybridge President and CEO Sam Ryan. KeybridgeWeb.com details the...

2014-07-02 08:24:42

Available globally now on Android devices and mobile website, coming soon on iOS devices LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LINE Webtoon, the popular mobile comic app, today launched in the United States and worldwide on smartphones, tablets and web browsers. Fans can now view LINE Webtoon through downloading the app for free on Google Play for Android devices starting today and on iOS devices on the Apple App Store later this month and also the mobile website (http://m.webtoons.com)....

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2014-07-02 04:37:51

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When you're watching the same thing over and over – and over – it might be easy to lose track of how many times it has replayed. If you've posted a video online, chances are you are also much more interested in how many times it has actually been viewed. This is why on Tuesday social media and video sharing platform Vine introduced a new loop counter to its Android and iOS app. It could come in quite handy given that it is easy to...

2014-07-02 04:22:00

CHICAGO, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the years following the recession, a number of metros have become more competitive, capturing a larger share of the total jobs added in the U.S. because of factors that are unique to their local economies. CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI) released new research that shows you which metros are getting a bigger piece of the pie and why. Using a standard regional analysis called shift share, CareerBuilder and EMSI looked at the...

2014-07-02 04:21:55

Data-driven grading system significantly reduces bias in web hosting reviews. Ranking results are the most accurate and reliable currently available. NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NCM Online (www.ncmonline.com), a new leader in the publication of unbiased web host testing and analysis has released its proprietary data-based ranking methodology to the public for the first time. A new article, "Shared Web Host Ranking Methodology," reveals the complete rating system used by...

2014-07-01 23:13:49

Engage Mobile is one of the most innovative and fastest growing mobile development companies in the country. After winning multiple awards in 2013 and 2014, the company is poised for dramatic growth in the future. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 After making its mark on the Kansas City landscape with the news that it would be one of the firms to beta test Google Inc.’s groundbreaking technology – Google Glass – in 2013, Engage Mobile Solutions continues to develop solutions...


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Kevin Rose
2013-09-19 13:20:50

Robert Kevin Rose, born February 21, 1977, is a former American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Revision3, Digg, Pownce, and Milk. He also served as production assistant and co-host at TechTV's The Screen Savers. As of 2012, he is a venture partner at Google Ventures. Rose was born in Redding, California and lived in Oregon before his family moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where he spent most of his childhood. Rose attended Vo-Tech High School in Las Vegas in 1992. He then attended the...

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...

David Karp
2013-09-19 09:22:17

David Karp, born July 6, 1986, is an American web developer and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of the short-form blogging platform Tumblr. According to Forbes, Karp's net worth exceeds $200 million (US), and Tumblr has been valued at $800 million. On May 20, 2013, it was announced that Yahoo! and Tumblr had reached an agreement for the search engine to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion (US). Karp would remain as CEO of the company. Karp began his career as an intern under Fred...

Mark Zuckerberg
2013-08-21 06:38:05

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American computer programmer and internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of five co-founders of the social networking website Facebook. As of April 2013, Zuckerberg is the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, Inc., and in 2013 his personal wealth was estimated to be US $16.8 billion. Together with his college roommates and fellow Harvard University students Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes,...

Jack Dorsey
2013-08-04 08:08:18

Jack Dorsey, born November 19, 1976, is an American web developer and businessman widely known as the creator of Twitter and as the founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company. In 2008, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35. For 2012, The Wall Street Journal gave him the "Innovator of the Year Award" for technology. Jack Dorsey is best known as the creator of Twitter. Growing up in St. Louis, Dorsey became...

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Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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