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Twitter Files for IPO: Reveals Debt, Advertising Revenue Per Timeline View Details

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Twitter’s IPO is expected to be among the largest of tech firms this year. During the most recently closed quarter, average ad revenue per timeline view in the U.S. came in at $2.17, while the rest of the world generated just 30 cents. Twitter’s IPO is expected to be among the largest of tech firms this year. During the most recently closed quarter, average ad revenue per timeline view in the U.S. came in at $2.17, while the rest of the world generated just 30 cents. 0 Comments

Twitter Officially Files for IPO

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It has long been speculated, but Twitter has officially filed for their IPO, ending months of rumors. Twitter announced their intention, unsurprisingly, via their online Twitter feed. The terms of the IPO are confidential It has long been speculated, but Twitter has officially filed for their IPO, ending months of rumors. Twitter announced their intention, unsurprisingly, via their online Twitter feed. The terms of the IPO are confidential 0 Comments

A Brief History of Google Search, as Demonstrated by Stephen Colbert

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As Google continues its worldwide dominance of search, we take a quick glance at the major events since a couple of kids in Stanford started their BackRub service. And who better to help us out than the Greatest Living American – Stephen Colbert. As Google continues its worldwide dominance of search, we take a quick glance at the major events since a couple of kids in Stanford started their BackRub service. And who better to help us out than the Greatest Living American – Stephen Colbert. 0 Comments

Baidu Buys App Store 91 Wireless for $1.9 Billion

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Baidu is in the process of making one of the largest ever Chinese Internet takeovers, with a $1.9 billion purchase of 91 Wireless, an Internet app Store, from NetDragon. Baidu is in the process of making one of the largest ever Chinese Internet takeovers, with a $1.9 billion purchase of 91 Wireless, an Internet app Store, from NetDragon. 0 Comments

5 Ways to Improve Social Engagement in Mobile Apps

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Focus group early adopters and evangelists to understand and serve the social features they crave. Don’t be afraid to ask “what do you hate?” And be sure to tailor the communication methods and touch points to the psychographics of your audience. Focus group early adopters and evangelists to understand and serve the social features they crave. Don’t be afraid to ask “what do you hate?” And be sure to tailor the communication methods and touch points to the psychographics of your audience. 0 Comments

Facebook Chief Technology Officer Bret Taylor Resigns

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Facebook's Chief Technology Officer has announced his resignation from the company. Bret Taylor, who in the past also worked for Google, said that he would be leaving the company in order to pursue a new business venture with a friend. Facebook's Chief Technology Officer has announced his resignation from the company. Bret Taylor, who in the past also worked for Google, said that he would be leaving the company in order to pursue a new business venture with a friend. 0 Comments

Instagram for Video: Searching for the Next Big Thing

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Instagram has been the biggest story as of late, with its lofty $1 billion acquisition by Facebook. Will SocialCam or Viddy be the one eventually anointed the Instagram of video? Here’s what we can learn by examining the online buzz and search data. Instagram has been the biggest story as of late, with its lofty $1 billion acquisition by Facebook. Will SocialCam or Viddy be the one eventually anointed the Instagram of video? Here’s what we can learn by examining the online buzz and search data. 0 Comments

Ford Retains Confidence in Facebook Ads as GM Quits

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Automaker tells ClickZ it will continue advertising on the social site. While General Motors may halt Facebook advertising, according to a Wall Street Journal story today, Ford has a different attitude toward paid promotions on the social site. Automaker tells ClickZ it will continue advertising on the social site. While General Motors may halt Facebook advertising, according to a Wall Street Journal story today, Ford has a different attitude toward paid promotions on the social site. 0 Comments

Facebook App Center Announced

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Facebook has unveiled plans for its App Center service, which will allow developers to offer their applications to users as both free and paid applications on the iOS and Android mobile platforms, as well as desktop- and web-based applications. Facebook has unveiled plans for its App Center service, which will allow developers to offer their applications to users as both free and paid applications on the iOS and Android mobile platforms, as well as desktop- and web-based applications. 0 Comments

Microsoft Sells AOL Patents to Facebook to Defend Against Yahoo

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Microsoft and Facebook have announced a whopping $550 million deal under which the social networking giant will be given the right to purchase a portion of the patent portfolio that Microsoft acquired from AOL. Microsoft and Facebook have announced a whopping $550 million deal under which the social networking giant will be given the right to purchase a portion of the patent portfolio that Microsoft acquired from AOL. 0 Comments

Facebook's Instagram Buy 'All About Mobile'

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The $1 billion purchase gives Facebook more ownership over the photo-sharing space. As Facebook has recently begun distributing ads via mobile, Instagram's audience and technology should facilitate Facebook's mobile monetization goals. The $1 billion purchase gives Facebook more ownership over the photo-sharing space. As Facebook has recently begun distributing ads via mobile, Instagram's audience and technology should facilitate Facebook's mobile monetization goals. 0 Comments

Yahoo Threatens Facebook With Lawsuit Over Advertising Patents

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Yahoo has warned Facebook that it will face legal action if the social network doesn't sign licensing deals for patents Yahoo believes Facebook is using for its advertising systems, according to reports. Is Yahoo looking for some stock in Facebook? Yahoo has warned Facebook that it will face legal action if the social network doesn't sign licensing deals for patents Yahoo believes Facebook is using for its advertising systems, according to reports. Is Yahoo looking for some stock in Facebook? 0 Comments

Local Deals: The Platypus of the Post PC Era

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Is the deals space imploding? Evidence of an impending fatality has been over exaggerated and in some cases misreported. The daily deals space will look a lot different in two years, but it won't be dead. Here's what's really going to happen. Is the deals space imploding? Evidence of an impending fatality has been over exaggerated and in some cases misreported. The daily deals space will look a lot different in two years, but it won't be dead. Here's what's really going to happen. 0 Comments

Yandex IPO Biggest For Internet Company Since Google

Yandex raises $1.3 billion from it's IPO, setting the record for the second largest IPO for an internet company since Google. Founded in 1997, Yandex is slightly older then Google. The company plans to expand into other markets and languages. Yandex raises $1.3 billion from it's IPO, setting the record for the second largest IPO for an internet company since Google. Founded in 1997, Yandex is slightly older then Google. The company plans to expand into other markets and languages. 0 Comments

SearchDay: Melba Toast Edition - May 19, 2011

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Facebook recognizes their own users on any website. Yandex aiming to IPO. LinkedIn did IPO. Google Comparison Ads get an official destination page. Local market set to grow every year. SEO industry wonders what "high-quality" really means. Facebook recognizes their own users on any website. Yandex aiming to IPO. LinkedIn did IPO. Google Comparison Ads get an official destination page. Local market set to grow every year. SEO industry wonders what "high-quality" really means. 0 Comments