Posts Tagged: Facebook


Google Advertises on Facebook and Twitter [PICS]

Google, the digital advertising behemoth, is contributing back to the industry by buying ad spots on Facebook and Twitter. Yes, you heard th...

  • November 12, 2010
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In India, Facebook Up, Orkut Down [CHART]

Facebook overtook Orkut in India back in July 2010 and is now way ahead in terms of unique visitors count. Compared to a year ago, visitor g...

  • November 7, 2010
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Facebook is Eating Foursquare’s Lunch

When Facebook Place was first introduced, we know it will not just end there. Indeed. During Facebook’s mobile press conference, Deals...

  • November 4, 2010
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Walmart Follows Groupon Model On Facebook

Walmart recently introduced a new feature on its Facebook fanpage, called the Crowdsaver. This new Walmart’s Facebook initiative basically...

  • November 2, 2010
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27 People you’ll Meet on Facebook

Have you ever tried categorizing your Facebook friends? Artists from the Joy of Tech have some suggestions for you. From the PR people to th...

  • October 27, 2010
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Top Social Networks With the Widest Advertising Reach [Chart]

Which is the top social network with the widest advertising reach in the U.S? Definitely Facebook. According to ComScore, the world largest ...

  • October 23, 2010
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Facebook Takes Cautious Steps Towards China

Facebook has 500 million active users in its network but it’s still far from world domination, especially when key markets like China, Rus...

  • October 18, 2010
  • at 11:01 pm
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AOL and Yahoo are the Largest Ad Networks in U.S

We heard the rumor that AOL and a group of private-equity firms plan to acquire Yahoo, and there is a solid reason to explain why. According...

  • October 17, 2010
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The Social Network

The movie essentially takes you through Facebook’s rise to fame, and the implications it had on Zuckerberg. Both legal and personal co...

  • October 13, 2010
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Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg could be TIME’s Person of the Year

It is a great year for Apple and Facebook. And both CEO Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg respectively, are shortlisted for TIME’s 2010 Perso...

  • November 11, 2010
  • at 4:32 am
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AppBistro is an App Store for Facebook Business Pages

Penn Olson features start-ups. Find out more here. Have a Facebook business page but do not know how to build engagement? Some cool and en...

  • November 5, 2010
  • at 9:36 pm
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MYTH: Social Media Makes People Less Social

Finally, I’m glad that to announce that new research from ExactTarget has burst the bubble of the notion that technology alienates peo...

  • November 2, 2010
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Google and Facebook Join ‘It Gets Better’ Campaign

Update: LinkedIn did a similar video too. Kudos. Catch it below. It Gets Better is a project aimed to help LGBT youths to overcome bullying ...

  • October 31, 2010
  • at 11:40 pm
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Telefonica’s Jajah Made Facebook Calling Possible

Calling a friend via Facebook is now possible. Jajah, a subsidiary of Telefonica Europe, released an application that allows Facebook’...

  • October 26, 2010
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Lessons I Learnt from “The Social Network” Movie

The film revolved around intellectual property, ethics, lawsuits and relationships. It sure sounds like a difficult film to produce but I...

  • October 19, 2010
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Each Facebook Share Equals $2.52

A study conducted by EventBrite, an online social commerce company, revealed that Facebook shares are more valuable than LinkedIn or Twitter...

  • October 17, 2010
  • at 11:30 pm
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Facebook, RenRen and China’s Firewall

While many people in the world know about Facebook, not many people know about Renren, a popular social networking site in China. So, how do...

  • October 13, 2010
  • at 10:28 pm
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Twitter is HUGE in Brazil

Facebook is breathing down Orkut’s neck in Brazil. But that’s not all, Twitter is also becoming a strong contender too. According to...

  • October 9, 2010
  • at 11:15 pm
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