11 hrs ago
LinkedIn Penetrating China - A Trick Or Treat
LinkedIn has decided to launch a Chinese based website in China in order to capture the non-English speaking consumer base.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Motley Fool
Peter Lynch's 2 Key Tips for Young Investors
One of the greatest advantages a young investor has is time . Investing legend Peter Lynch, who saw average annual returns of 29% during his tenure managing Fidelity's Magellan fund from 1979 to 1990, encourages all investors to start investing young by saving money in a retirement account.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
NBC Bay Area
Too Much Growth in Mountain View?
"No more jobs." Believe it or not, that's the battle cry of some people who live in one Silicon Valley town.
The Highest-Paying Internships
What do Palantir, VMware, Twitter, LinkedIn and Microsoft have in common? Aside from all being tech companies based in the Bay Area, they pay their interns more than any other companies in America, according to a survey released by career website Glassdoor .
Frictional Unemployment Will Result In Further Upside For LinkedIn
Demographic shifts will become an increasingly important factor to employment, and the frictional effect puts LinkedIn in a very favorable position.
Facebook faces privacy advocates who want WhatsApp deal stopped, Reuters reports
U.S. Commerce Dept's Secretary travels to Silicon Valley Commerce Secretary Pritzker meets with LinkedIn's CEO Weiner and management at Facebook on February 24. Windows Phone to get Facebook Messenger shortly, TechCrunch says Microsoft Windows Phone VP Joe Belfiore said the company has been working with Facebook about its implementation of the ... (more)
Workable Raises $1.5M From Greylock IL To Build Cloud-Based Recruitment Software For SMEs
Workable , a startup founded in Athens, Greece, that has developed a cloud-based recruitment platform for SMEs, has today confirmed a new investment of $1.5 million led by Greylock IL , the Israel/UK-based affiliate of Greylock Partners, an early investor in LinkedIn which now counts LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman as a partner.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman sides with eBay in Icahn battle
LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman says the battle between eBay and activist investor Carl Icahn exemplifies the fundamental difference between the culture of Wall Street and that of Silicon Valley.
Flipboard is acquiring Zite from CNN, forming broad ad and content partnership with news giant
Flipboard announced Wednesday morning that it is acquiring Zite, a competing news-recommendation and content-sharing app currently owned by CNN, and will use that acquisition to create a broad advertising and content partnership with the news giant.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Telecoms push back on proposed National Security Agency's plan
This June 6, 2013, file photo, shows a sign outside the National Security Administration campus in Fort Meade, Md.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
LinkedIn's CEO Presents at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media, & Telecom Conference
Hey we're going to get started. It's Scott Devitt, Morgan Stanley's consumer internet analyst.
Microsoft Corporation Management Presents at Morgan Stanley...
This his first keynote presentation by the way since LinkedIn's IPO three years ago plus Marc Benioff, Bill Campbell, Will McAdam, James Murdoch and Randall Stephenson.
Holtz Communication + Technology
The Hobson & Holtz Report - Podcast #745: March 3, 2014
Quick News: Jeremiah Owyang publishes new research report into the collaborative economy, the primary channel to break government news should be Twitter not press releases says head of British government digital communications, another study demonstrates employees using social media have higher productivity, Bayer creates radio station for one day ... (more)
You'll Make Bank With These 10 Highest Paying Tech Internships
Glassdoor , a jobs website dedicated to compiling data about workplaces, has released a list of the top 25 companies with the highest-paid internships in the country.
LinkedIn to launch site in Chinese
LinkedIn is launching a Chinese-language site for the world's most populous Internet market and says it will comply with the communist government's censorship rules.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Holtz Communication + Technology
Linked Conversations #10: PUR Gum CEO Jay Klein - 3/2/14
In this episode, I cover the newest LinkedIn feature, Member Blocking. It adds an additional layer to your privacy controls by allowing you to block your profile, direct interactions, and network activity from logged in members who you don't wish to interact or share personal information with.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
On Social Marketing and Social Change
A Really Rude LinkedIn Reply Goes Viral
PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.
World News Report
GLIIF is Offering Free Hyper Tags for All Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Google+ Accounts
GLIIF is the only branded solution linking the real world to the digital universe by offering free encrypted images to all major social networking sites.
Slide Show: 10 most overpaid interns
There's a fine line between intern and internment at many companies, where the only salary offered is a foot in the door.
The Washington Post
LinkedIn has added a publishing platform. Herea s why.
With the launch of a new feature that allows members to publish blog post-style content, LinkedIn has ramped up its push to persuade users that it is more than a repository for rsums.