Google Makes Public Government Data Requests For 2012, Will Others Follow Suit?

Google Makes Public Government Data Requests 2012, Will Others Follow Suit? Governments continue to ask Google for more data about its users, with more than two-thirds of requests in the U.S. made through a subpoena, which usually doesn’t require asking a judge for a search warrant.  Google is being transparent and it’s good for the
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Facebook Introduces “Graph Search”, Which Social Media Companies Will Win And Lose If It’s A Success:

Facebook Introduces “Graph Search”, Which Social Media Companies Will Win And Lose If It’s A Success: Today, Mark Zuckerberg the CEO of Facebook announced a new product called “Graph Search” which combines social media with search engine technology.  “Graph Search” is a revolutionary feature that may cause disruptive change to search.  The new feature from
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LinkedIn Reaches 200 Million Users Milestone Globally

LinkedIn Reaches 200 Million Members Globally: LinkedIn has reached a major milestone this week.  The largest social media networking site for professionals has just hit the 200 million user mark globally.  LinkedIn went public late in 2011 and unlike recent IPOs from the likes of Angie’s List and Facebook, LinkedIn’s stock has been on a
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LinkedIn Proves Some Social Media Sites Are Better Than Others As 3Q12 Earnings Beat Estimates

LinkedIn Proves Some Social Media Sites Are Better Than Others As 3Q12 Earnings Beat Estimates: LinkedIn, the largest social media networking site for professionals is proving the social media sector isn’t dead.  Social media is now becoming differentiated as the sector grows and investors focus on sites aside from Facebook.  The social networking sector is
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Yelp next in line for internet IPO

Yelp next in line for internet IPO: The internet is back.  Well, it really didn’t go anywhere but the number of companies holding initial public offerings is back to levels from several years ago.  Next in line – Yelp.  Yelp has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise as much as $100 million
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Yelp.com & Local Daily Deals Sites Boom

Yelp.com & Local Daily Deals Sites Boom: Yelp.com continues to grow – IPO coming? Yelp is getting getting ready for more exposure.  Some analysts believe the website has plans for an initial public offering and news has been reported that the company is looking for a new CTO to help guide the company through its
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