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James Dohnert

James Dohnert

Reporter

Incisive Media

Articles by James Dohnert

  1. 95% of Tech Consumers Use Social Media [Study]

    New study from IDG Research Services has found that 95 percent of consumers use at least one type of social media. Fifty-three percent of responders thought the best way to reach consumers was to answer their questions on platforms like Facebook.

  2. Google Spent $14.3 Million on U.S. Lobbying in 2012

    Google spent more on U.S. lobbying efforts than any other technology firm in America, according to statistics from the Center for Responsive Politics (CRP). Google reportedly outpaced Microsoft's lobbying spending by more than $7 million.

  3. Facebook Brand Engagement Grows 896% [Study]

    Facebook brand engagement has risen 896 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to a new study from Adobe. Adobe's Digital Index for Q3 2012 reports that the huge uptick in engagement is, in part, a result of Facebook's new Timeline feature.

  4. Gmail Users in Iran Regain Access to Accounts

    The unblocking of Gmail marks a quick end to the government sanctioned block of Google's email service. Officials have reported that the Gmail block was an unexpected consequence of the country's YouTube shut down, due to an anti-Islam video.

  5. Google Bringing Wind-Powered Data Center to Oklahoma

    The search giant has signed an agreement to use 48 MW of wind energy from the Canadian Hills Wind Project for its latest data center. Google will work with a local utilities company to handle the power used by the Canadian Hills wind farm.