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Mobile payments app offers a window on intimacy

Jul 28, 2014
A new payments app allows for a close look at the how and who of spending.
Posted In: mobile payments, social network, online privacy

Twitter users: Real or robot? Advertisers and investors need to know

Oct 4, 2013
Imagine you’re a business that relies on advertising revenue, but it’s unclear how many of your customers are bots or not. Meet Twitter.
Posted In: Twitter, advertising, Facebook, social network, IPO

LinkedIn opens doors to younger teens

Sep 12, 2013
The company is lowering the entry age from 18 to 14.
Posted In: linkedin, teenagers, social network

A look at Facebook a year after its IPO

May 17, 2013
Facebook's initial stock offering was a debacle for the company and the NASDAQ, but things are looking up
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, social network

How LinkedIn wants to be cooler than Facebook

Mar 12, 2013
How the unglamorous social network is quietly evolving into a content provider. LinkedIn is reportedly in talks to buy the news reading app Pulse.
Posted In: linkedin, Facebook, social network

Getting thin with a little help from friends

Jan 9, 2013
Dieters are taking fitness-tracking devices to a new level. They are creating virtual support groups by posting their "body data" on social media networks.
Posted In: fitness, weight loss, technology, social network, Facebook

Social network aims to help veterans get the jump on jobs

Nov 12, 2012
On this Veterans Day holiday, two retired officers are launching a new social network -- only for the military.
Posted In: military, veterans, Jobs, social network

Taking your friends and followers to the bank

Dec 21, 2011
A bunch of new companies want to help you make money off your social networks.
Posted In: Twitter, social network, advertisements