TECHWIRE 30
(CIX: WRAL30)  1,105.13  up arrow+19.2  (1.77 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: Apple)  94.40  up arrow+0.81  (0.87 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NY: Q)  63.49  up arrow+1.09  (1.75 %)  Updated: 08:04 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(OP: BASFY)  75.08  up arrow+1.83  (2.5 %)  Updated: 05:20 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: BCRX)  2.91  up arrow+0.1  (3.56 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: BDSI)  2.43  up arrow+0.08  (3.4 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: CEMP)  16.54  up arrow+0.26  (1.6 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: Cisco)  28.26  up arrow+0.47  (1.69 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: CREE)  23.82  up arrow+0.34  (1.45 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: DARA)  0.88    (0 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EST, Dec 04 2015
(NY: EMC)  27.15  down arrow-0.03  (-0.11 %)  Updated: 08:04 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: EXTR)  3.34  up arrow+0.16  (5.03 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: Facebook)  114.16  up arrow+1.46  (1.3 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NY: GSK)  42.46  up arrow+1.13  (2.73 %)  Updated: 08:04 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NQ: Alphabet)  684.11  up arrow+4.07  (0.6 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016
(NY: IBM)  148.46  up arrow+2.76  (1.89 %)  Updated: 08:04 PM EDT, Jun 29 2016

Posts tagged “Social Media”

Updated August 28, 2013

Premium Lock Facebook shareholders like this: Company's value soaring

Facebook The burgeoning market value based on a rising stock price ($41.34 on Monday) is a turnabout for Facebook, which slumped as low as $17.73 in September. Concern about Facebook's ability to sell more ads for wireless devices weighed on the shares after its $16 billion IPO, the largest technology offering on record. Hpwever, the stock fell back below $40 on Tuesday.

August 26, 2013

Premium Lock 'Like' WRALTechWire? Please visit us at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

August 21, 2013

Premium Lock Facebook, other tech firms link up to drive global Internet access

"Everything Facebook has done has been about giving all people around the world the power to connect," Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says. "There are huge barriers in developing countries to connecting and joining the knowledge economy. Internet.org brings together a global partnership that will work to overcome these challenges."

Internet.org's cover photo Internet.org's cover photo

August 19, 2013

Premium Lock LinkedIn plans to open service to high school students

LinkedIn Effective Sept. 12, the new minimum age to create a LinkedIn account will range from 13 years old to 16 years old in most countries where LinkedIn operates. The company will limit what information can be seen on juvenile accounts and will set up a special customer support system to help members under 18.

August 19, 2013

Premium Lock 'Like' the new WRALTechWire? Visit us at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

August 16, 2013

Premium Lock Facebook testing simplified mobile e-payments

Facebook The program allows users to place payment data on file with Facebook into a checkout form on partner mobile apps, the company said in an e-mailed statement. The system enables the application's own payment processor to complete the transaction, not Facebook.

August 5, 2013

Premium Lock At Facebook, we want you to 'like' the new WRALTechWire

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

July 29, 2013

Premium Lock We want you to 'like' the new WRALTechWire

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

July 24, 2013

Premium Lock Mobile ads start to pay off, Facebook beats analysts' 2Q estimates

Facebook Facebook's status: profitable. The social networking firm beat analyst estimates as the impact of mobile advertising started to boost the company's bottom line.

Updated July 24, 2013

Premium Lock Silicon Valley accelerator picks Durham's ArchiveSocial

The "Code for America Accelerator" will provide the Durham startup $25,000 in cash and include executives in a four-month mentoring program. But perhaps most importantly of all, ArchiveSocial's CEO expects to gain access to sources within its key market: Government services.

Code for America spotlights interactive government Code for America spotlights interactive government

Updated July 24, 2013

Premium Lock Dex Media lays off 44 workers in Cary

Dex One The merger that formed Dex Media and moved the former Dex One's headquarters to Texas is costing at least 44 more jobs.

July 22, 2013

Premium Lock 'Like' the new WRALTechWire? Check us out at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

July 15, 2013

Premium Lock You can 'like' the new WRALTechWire at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

July 8, 2013

Premium Lock Facebook pushes search feature to more users

Facebook Facebook unveiled its social search tool in January, but only made it available to a small fraction of its 1.1 billion users. Starting Monday, the company is rolling out the social search tool, called "Graph Search," to everyone whose language is set to U.S. English.

July 5, 2013

Premium Lock Screening job applicants by their Facebook posts? That's a mistake, study says

Employers who screen job applicants based on social media posts may be screening out top candidates. Learn what an N.C. State University study found.

Social media explained - using donuts Social media explained - using donuts

Updated July 1, 2013

Premium Lock SAS: Consumers rely on customer reviews in picking hotels

Findings in a new study could shed light on consumer behavior in other businesses, such as restaurants or retail, but only hotels were studied for this report. In it, user reviews hold more weight than price for consumers selecting hotels. Read how SAS plans to use these findings.

SAS analyzes social media SAS analyzes social media

July 1, 2013

Premium Lock We want you to 'like' WRALTechWire: Comment on our changes at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

June 26, 2013

Premium Lock Good news: FTC warns Google, others for search ad tactics

In a letter sent to Google, Yahoo and several other companies, the Federal Trade Commission warns that the firms must do a better job of differentiating ads in delivering search results. That's good news for consumers - if these companies obey.

What's advertising? What's "natural"? What's advertising? What's "natural"?

June 24, 2013

Premium Lock Do you 'like' WRALTechWire? Comment on our changes at Facebook

From its launch 11 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

WRALTechWire at Facebook WRALTechWire at Facebook

Techwire Inside Partners
The Skinny: A Blog by Rick Smith