Posts Tagged: LinkedIn

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Are you sexist and you don’t know it? Why you should ask yourself that if you’re in tech

Startup hubs like to portray themselves as meritocracies but sexism is pervasive. To a man it may not be apparent. To a woman it can feel li...

  • July 25, 2014
  • at 11:48 am
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These 7 US startups show that your business can survive in China

These 7 US startups show that your business can survive in China

Twitter, Facebook, Dropbox, and nearly everything that Google produces – all blocked in China. But that’s not discouraging some US start...

  • June 9, 2014
  • at 3:29 pm
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LinkedIn’s biggest obstacle in China isn’t censorship, it’s culture

In a society where people guard their close connections and often keep their professional contacts a secret, how will LinkedIn get users to ...

  • April 15, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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LinkedIn launches beta in mainland China, but many social features missing

LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) has officially launched a Chinese beta version of its professional social network under the name 领英, or Lingying. ...

  • February 25, 2014
  • at 11:47 am
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Screenshots of next WeChat update show LinkedIn integration and a makeover for Android

China’s most popular messaging app and social network WeChat’s upcoming version 5.2 update will likely come with LinkedIn integr...

  • January 22, 2014
  • at 5:02 pm
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Linkedin is now available in Thai language

According to its official blog, Linkedin is now available in Thai language starting today. This marks the third Southeast Asian language Lin...

  • December 18, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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PassedOn Connects You With Your Loved Ones Before You Kick The Bucket

We’re inundated with social media these days. I consider my friends who aren’t on Facebook lucky, they don’t have to deal with the ons...

  • April 12, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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LinkedIn reaches 200M members worldwide; Indonesia 3rd fastest growing country

LinkedIn claims that one new member joins the social network every 2 seconds.

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 1:42 pm
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Hari Krishnan, LinkedIn’s first Asia-Pacific employee, is now managing director for Asia-Pacific and Japan

The veteran tech executive and entrepreneur was formerly LinkedIn's country manager for India.

  • January 8, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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This Chinese app puts Whisper in the workplace, helping white-collar workers dish the dirt

Anonymous social apps like Whisper and Secret have blown up in the US lately, attracting media attention for their risque content and foami...

  • June 10, 2014
  • at 6:59 pm
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At the height of China’s domestic internet crackdown, LinkedIn censors politically sensitive content from its pages

When LinkedIn (NYSE:LKED), the popular career-oriented social network, launched a localized beta site for mainland Chinese users earlier thi...

  • June 4, 2014
  • at 1:58 pm
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LinkedIn ramps up hiring efforts in China, set to launch Pulse news reader app in Chinese

LinkedIn, the global social network for working professionals, has ramped up its hiring efforts in China after officially launching there ba...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
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LinkedIn acquires US and Philippine job search startup Bright for $120 million

Professional social network LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) announced yesterday that it has acquired Philippines- and US-based job search company Br...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Philippine telco Smart’s new PowerApp gives access to many social networks, gets bad reviews

Filipinos love social media. As of last year, 95 percent of Filipinos are already using sites like Facebook and Twitter. Tech in Asia has ...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 3:31 pm
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Why isn’t LinkedIn Blocked in China?

Among major social media sites, China blocks Twitter and Facebook (among others); heck, it even blocks Slideshare! But not LinkedIn.

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 9:58 am
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Indonesia is Social: 2.4% of World’s Twitter Posts Come From Jakarta (INFOGRAPHIC), an Indonesian company that monitors social marketing online, has come out with this interesting new infographic about Indones...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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LinkedIn Reaches 200 Million Users, Indonesia is the Fastest Growing Asian Country [INFOGRAPHIC]

LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) announced yesterday that it has reached the 200 million user milestone. And to mark the occasion, Linkedin released an ...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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A Million Malaysians Now Connecting on LinkedIn

LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) is announcing today that it has surpassed the one million user milestone in Malaysia. The company launched its Bahasa M...

  • November 29, 2012
  • at 7:48 pm
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