Tech News of the week Feb 20: PS4 is to be announced by Sony (price tag: rumored to be 400$) Linkedin have now more than 200 Million member. Amazon Coins a virtual currency to be launched in May (only in U.S.), it will allow users to buy apps > our analsys: Amazon strategy would […]
The smart search engine. Today Facebook announced the launch of a new smart discovery engine, you will not be able to test it yet because it is in limited beta. Mark Zuckerberg emphasized that for now, Graph Search ( the name of the discovery search engine) will focus on only 4 areas: people, photos, places […]
The professional social network have been experiencing several problems today, at one point it is displaying a maintenance screen, later showing Http/1.1 Service Unavailable, when clicking on certain links, below image showing Linkedin landing page: Sit tight , We’re taking a moment to clean things up.
Linkedin announced today the introduction of a Endorsements a fast way to recommend people and specifically, their skills, without having to write a actual recommendation. This new way allows you to endorse them on a skill specific level, and the more a user has endorsement for a specific skill it is more likely he will be […]
For the last 2.5 years a Twitter/Linkedin partnership existed,allowing Twitter users to have all tweets, or just those with the hashtag #in or #li, sync with their LinkedIn profile. Now tweets will no longer be displayed on LinkedIn, and Twitter updates will no longer sync with the LinkedIn accounts. According to a linkedin blog post […]
LinkedIn has confirmed that nearly 6.5 million LinkedIn passwords were compromised, which makes up less than 5% of LinkedIn’s 150 million userbase. These passwords were dumped onto a Russian hacker forum, Of the millions of passwords dumped, Dagen IT claims that nearly 300,000 of them have been decrypted so far and that number seems sure […]
Google shared some news yesterday, that it is launching Google+ Local, and sun-setting Google Places, its older, less social version of local listings and local search. The 2 main new features are: first, your Google+ contacts contributions, recommendations and opinions on a specific places will now show up when you search for this place. second, […]