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LinkedIn Confirms Pulse News Purchase

04/11/2013, Business networking site LinkedIn did make a few quick rounds sometime in the middle of March this year concerning the possibility of them purchasing Pulse News for a cool $90 million. Well, I guess as with all other good rumors out there, these will...

Mentions Added To LinkedIn For Striking Up Conversations

04/04/2013, The mentions feature has been made popular by Twitter. It has become one of the most widely used ways for striking up conversations online. LinkedIn, a network focused towards professionals, brings mentions for its users in a bid to make it easier for...

Model Tracks Down Pervert Via His LinkedIn Profile

03/21/2013, With phones these days packing cameras, just about any pervert will be able to take upskirt photos of unsuspecting females without them knowing. A 22-year old model, Brittanie Weaver, got a taste of that being done to her and she was none too pleased...

LinkedIn Rewards Employees With iPad minis

02/13/2013, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Wiener announced today to give employees free iPad minis. Roughly 3500 iPad minis were passed on to employees. “We wanted to acknowledge the hard work and accomplishments of all of our employees in 2012. During today’s biweekly All...

LinkedIn Hits 200 Million Users

01/09/2013, LinkedIn is announcing a new milestone today. On its company blog, the social networking service for professionals revealed that it has reached 200 million users worldwide, with representations across 200 countries and over 19 languages supported....

LinkedIn reportedly spent nearly $1 million to fix security breach

08/02/2012, Following the hapless security infraction that LinkedIn experienced two months ago, the company is now saying that it has spent a huge amount of money to fix the problem. Fresh from its earnings call today, LinkedIn CFO Steve Sordello said that the...

Facebook to launch job listings service

07/09/2012, Facebook is looking to branch out and launch its own job board later this summer according to multiple sources. The sources also acknowledged that Facebook isn’t going to try and become a huge competitor in the job recruiting market (like...

LinkedIn bans headhunting service Pealk

06/21/2012, Following LinkedIn’s recent hacking scandal that exposed over 6.5 million LinkedIn hashed passwords online on June 6, the social networking platform for professionals is cutting API access to the headhunting app Pealk. Over at Pealk’s official...

LinkedIn gets sued over recent hacking scandal

06/19/2012, Earlier this month, we wrote about LinkedIn’s password hashes that have been reportedly posted on a hacking forum in Russia. Now it appears that the giant social network for professionals will be facing the federal court for the mishap. A class...

LinkedIn Releases Official Windows Phone Application

05/14/2012, The popular corporate social-networking platform LinkedIn has been one of the few major social networks that didn’t have an official application out for Windows Phone devices. It seems that over the weekened however, that changed. Without making too...

Bing New Architecture: Introducing Snapshot and Social Sidebar

05/10/2012, This morning, we were at a press conference at Microsoft’s offices in San Francisco to see a demo of the revamped Bing search engine.  Touted as a “new approach to search” by Microsoft, the new architecture features a three columns design,...

LinkedIn to Acquire SlideShare for $119 Million

05/04/2012, SlideShare, the content sharing community application for professionals has become the target for acquisition of the corporate social network, LinkedIn. The transaction has been valued at approximately $118.75 million and is said to be completed with 45%...