Posts tagged “Twitter”
In a study for his employer, commercial real estate firm Jones Lange LaSalle, market researcher Colin Yasukochi found that the number of tech jobs in San Francisco is nearing the peak set in 2000, the height of the dot-com boom.
In the Bulldog: MIT's artificial leaf, Twitter, StockTwits, American Express, PayPal, cyber crime, RealNetworks
MIT creates an artificial 'leaf'; Twitter co-founder ups role; StockTwits is booming; American Express targets PayPal; PayPal founders back startup; Cyber criminals target corporate data; RealNetworks CEO quits.
TechLaw: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social media create new opportunities, risks, and obligations for a business, and especially when litigation is involved. This article briefly highlights a few of the most salient information management and litigation issues raised by a business's use of social media.
The talks have valued Twitter at $8 billion to $10 billion, according to unnamed sources cited by The Wall Street Journal. The sources said the company had 2010 revenue of $45 million but lost money as it hired and invested in data centers.
EmergingMedia Research Council, which is based in the Triangle, says 76% of ads included online presence; eight touted Facebook; and Audi became the first Super Bowl advertiser to use a Twitter hashtag.
The words you write on Twitter can tell people more than just the status of your relationship or how you like the latest Bon Jovi CD. It may just indicate not only how you're living, but where you're living in the U.S., study finds.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, one of Silicon Valley's best-known venture capital firms, is leading the investment announced Wednesday. Twitter also added two successful entrepreneurs, Mike McCue and David Rosenblatt, to its board of directors.
Eight percent of U.S. adult Internet users have embraced the social media tool, and the percentage of those who tweet is higher among young adults, minorities and urban residents, says Pew's Internet & American Life Project.
Triangle Food Tour takes home top prize in contest for best Twitter “tweet” to describe its business.
Tuesday's hack coincided with Twitter's ongoing rollout of a redesign of its website, which tries to streamline users' Twitter feeds and make it easier to see photos and videos directly on the site, without having to click on a link to YouTube or Flickr.
Analysis: The user-friendly, engaging multi-media format update gives micro-blogging a creative make-over. It allows users to keep messages short and to the point, but gives them the opportunity to show what they are sharing as well.