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2014-05-29 23:08:43

Expense management provider to leverage eHarmony, Yahoo! veteran’s deep expertise in strategy and product engineering Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Chrome River, a leading provider of expense management and supplier invoice processing software, today announced the appointment of Joseph Essas, chief technology officer of OpenTable, to its board of directors. With his extensive experience in developing and bringing innovative technology products to market, Essas will contribute to...

2014-05-28 16:24:42

Former Yahoo engineering leader and behavioral-targeting expert to accelerate innovation and development of advertising tech for large Facebook, Twitter advertisers NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SocialCode (www.socialcode.com), the leader in social marketing technology and solutions for the world's most valuable brands, today appointed Mike Deerkoski as Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Engineering. The appointment is effective immediately and Deerkoski...

2014-05-21 08:36:18

New VPs of Sales and Product Bolster Enterprise Focus for Rapidly Growing Company NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitly, the company committed to the power of the link, today announced that it has added two new members to its leadership team. Former Oracle and Eloquoa sales leader Jason Swetnam has been named as Bitly's first Vice President of Sales. He is joined by Vivin Williams, former ShareThis, Yahoo! and Microsoft product lead as the company's Vice President of Product....

Mobile Messaging Startup Blink Shut Down After Yahoo Acquires It
2014-05-14 11:07:18

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Blink once and you might have missed the recent transaction between Yahoo and mobile messaging startup Blink. Yahoo Inc. bought the app maker, which developed technology that allows users to send messages that self-destruct at a time set by the sender, and has announced that its talent pool will now move over to the Yahoo team. It will also mean the end of the line for the Blink app. "We built Blink because we believe everyone...

2014-05-13 23:05:41

Funding will enable Shareablee to bring market-first cross platform insights to their in-depth competitive social media platform. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Social business intelligence provider Shareablee, today announced that they have secured $6 million in series A Funding. The round was led by SoftBank Capital with participation from Valhalla Partners. Shareablee is a competitive social data platform that tracks more than 30,000 brands daily to provide actionable insights into...

2014-05-13 08:42:46

CHICAGO, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Facebook (Nasdaq:FB-Free Report), Intel (Nasdaq:INTC-Free Report), Google (Nasdaq:GOOGL-Free Report), Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT-Free Report) andYahoo (Nasdaq:YHOO-Free Report)....

2014-05-09 12:28:56

CHICAGO, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO-Free Report), Google Inc. (Nasdaq:GOOGL-Free Report), Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR-Free Report), Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq:FB-Free Report) and Rovi Corp. (Nasdaq:ROVI-Free Report)....

2014-05-09 08:29:40

Former LivingSocial EVP of Global Retail Joins Chegg as Executive Vice President of Marketing Services SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chegg, The Student Hub, today announced Mitch Spolan has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Marketing Services, a new role that will oversee sales across Chegg's Enrollment Services, Brand Partnerships and Chegg Deals lines of business. Spolan's hiring comes fast on the heels of Chegg's acquisition of student deal...

2014-05-08 23:01:27

Technology Studio Makes Delicious the Cornerstone Asset of Its New Data Content Group Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Science Inc. (http://www.Science-Inc.), the technology studio whose platform is used to grow and scale businesses, announced today it has agreed to acquire social bookmarking app Delicious (http://www.delicious.com and http://www.del.icio.us) from AVOS Systems, founded by Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, also co-founders of YouTube. Science has spent the past two years...

2014-05-08 16:24:41

RESTON, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today announced that Kenneth Tarpey, chief financial officer, will retire from the company in August 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140211/NY62694LOGO Serge Matta, comScore's chief executive officer, said, "Over the past five years, Ken has led and enhanced comScore's Finance function during a period of rapid growth and development, including international...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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