Facebook, Google Team Up on Subsea Cable Across Pacific Ocean

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Facebook announced in May that it teamed up with Microsoft and Telxius Cable on MAREA , a similar project beneath the Atlantic Ocean, with completion expected in October 2017. As the number of people using Facebook applications and services continues to grow in the region, PLCN will help further connect Asia and our data centers in the U.S.

Workplace (Formerly Facebook at Work) Officially Launches Worldwide

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Codorniou also spoke with Kurt Wagner of Recode , who asked him about whether Workplace would include a document tool along the lines of Microsoft’s Word or Excel, and he replied: The priority for us is for everybody in the company to use the basic product and then we will explore other projects.

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Facebook Updates Calls to Action on Pages, Recommendations, Local Events

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Product manager Krishna Kalpathy added in a developer blog post that those services include Booker, BookingBug, Front Desk, Microsoft Bookings, Pingup, Schedulicity , Setster and Simplybook.me.). Welcome to Facebook. Now Facebook wants to make sure you never have to leave.

Machine Learning Applications To Give Your Startup A Competitive Edge

The Realtime Report

Machine Learning Applications To Give Your Startup A Competitive Edge. Launchpad Studio’s initial mission is to support startups in the healthcare and biotech space in order to bridge the gap between health applications and frontier technology.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Active across social networks, Cindy leads Microsoft’s small- to midsized-business sales and marketing efforts as Vice President U.S. The 10-year Microsoft veteran is also a graduate of Harvard Business School.

Microsoft’s Future in Digital Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Over the weekend I got to meet with Romi Mahajan the World Wide Director of the Digital Marketing Platform Group at Microsoft. I was really surprised and excited to learn that Microsoft is taking the Digital Marketing place very seriously since they are one of the largest players in the space!

How Will Project Glass Impact Marketers?

Geoff Livingston

While Google doesn’t like the term augmented reality, wearable computing could move this concept from a geeky work in progress to a breakthrough Internet application. Scheduled for release in 2014, Project Glass holds so much promise Apple and Microsoft have competing projects.

Social Media News Ticker: Edit Your Facebook ‘Look Back,’ LinkedIn Kills ‘Intro,’ Twitter Debuts Data Grant Program

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LinkedIn to kill its “Intro” email product months after launch – ‘Intro,’ a mobile service that hooks LinkedIn profile information into a user’s mobile email application, is ending less than six months after launch (re/code).

Facebook Messenger for Windows Adds Video, Voice Calls

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Facebook updated the Windows version of its Messenger application, adding one-on-one video and voice calls, along with the ability for users to send messages to anyone in their phone books. The social network and Microsoft teamed up to introduce the Messenger app for Windows in April. Microsoft announced the update in a blog post , adding that the app can be downloaded via the Windows Store.

9 Indispensable B2B Social Media White Papers


This guide offers valuable insight from innovative thought leaders and provides best practices for utilizing B2B social media marketing applications effectively. Published by Microsoft, February 2010.

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Is Google+ the Next Big Social Media Site for Business?

The Social Media Incubator

Google+ is getting a lot of attention right now due to the “rivalry&# between Google and Facebook, which is heavily partnered with Microsoft. he said that Microsoft Windows/Office was on the verge of obsolescence at any given moment because in “the future&# we won’t install software on our computers or even require a computer – just an Internet enabled device.

Virtually There With Virtual Reality For Brands

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At first, most of the demos and applications felt just like a parlour trick (and some of them still are), but the path of evolution is becoming clearer. microsoft. microsoft hololens. Virtual reality and augmented reality will be the next digital platform.

Get Ready! Two Unforgettable Days in Your Association Tech Future


New issues addressed at this AMS Fest include Blockchain and association applications, Uberization in Your Industry, Machine Learning, Microsoft Acquisition of LinkedIn and CRM Implications, and tons more! Expect the Unexpected at the Upcoming AMS Fest.

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What Is Code?

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It's for you to understand what lies beneath these words, your website, that mobile application, Facebook , YouTube and more. I can talk to someone who used to work at Amazon.com or Microsoft about his or her work without feeling a burning shame. microsoft. mobile application. Every Saturday, I share links with good friends , Alistair Croll and Hugh McGuire. The process is simple: Each one of us must choose one link for the other person.

Social Media - A Site That Tells Your Age In Your Photo!

Social Media Network Marketing

Microsoft engineers Corom Thompson and Santosh Balasubramanian developed the site to test out the company's new face-detection API. API is Application-Programming Interface is simply a set of computer instructions that allows a program to interact with a website].

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Windows 8: Three Rumors


By paying attention to the changes that Microsoft plans to make, you will be better able to prepare for your OS future. This expansion would be a major shift in Microsoft’s outlook in terms of processors and applications.

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn Marketing: Three pundits predicted greater use of LinkedIn, a B2B marketing stalwart, in 2018, specifically citing enhancements to the platform since the Microsoft purchase (though ignoring the fact Groups have been screwed up). Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends?

Kickass User Interfaces for Mobile Devices


Microsoft Design Language. If you own a Windows Phone, perform an upgrade to Windows 8 or play Xbox 360, you have experienced first hand the power of the intuitive Microsoft design language. 57.6% of Baby Boomers, 62.2% of Gen Xers, and 63.2%

The future of groupware in the interactive workplace. | Technology > Software Services & Applications from AllBusiness.com

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Related Topics: Software Services & Applications (301). |. applications fit into the larger scheme of information technology. This self-scrutiny is the result of a changing groupware market, which has caught the attention of major players in the operating systems and Internet industries, including Microsoft, Netscape and Oracle. And, as a result, we are finding that many typical Internet and intranet applications are actually forms of groupware.

Social Media - A Site That Tells Your Age In Your Photo!

Social Media Network Marketing

Microsoft engineers Corom Thompson and Santosh Balasubramanian developed the site to test out the company's new face-detection API. API is Application-Programming Interface is simply a set of computer instructions that allows a program to interact with a website].

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Google Files for Trademark on the Word Glass

Bill Hartzer

Google has filed a trademark application on the word glass. The Wall Street Journal first reported that a trademark application has been filed. Arstechnica goes on to say that the USPTO had responded to their original trademark application saying that there was a problem with it.

Weak Passwords Can Jeopardize Your Personal And Professional Security [Infographic]

SocMed Sean

Guess what…according to the Microsoft guidelines on passwords , you just created a strong password. –Sean Infographic by Veracode Application Security. Are your passwords strong? Better yet…are they weak? Do you know the difference?

What Leading Candidates Need To Land A Top Social Media Job In 2016


So how does a potential applicant stand out? The modern social media professional needs to have an understanding of how their work can be applicable outside social channels, and what it means to the wider business. Bernado Donkor , Microsoft.

The role of social media in managing projects for brands


A product of Microsoft, Yammer is a social network for employees, assigned a project. It also allows for the integration of cloud-based applications. You might want to call these tools web applications instead of social media. Post by Adi Englander.

The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

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Microsoft must have seen something in the rising star as well – officially acquiring LinkedIn for $26.2 2016 (400M members): Microsoft acquires LinkedIn for $26.2B. Today, Pulse no longer operates as a separate application within LinkedIn.

Protecting Your Online Privacy: How to Keep Your Online Activity Private from Pirates, Hackers and Marketers

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Changing the software and configurations related to internet applications can be a daunting task. Microsoft Windows is the most widely used operating system and is therefore the biggest target for criminal activity. Avira, AVG and Microsoft Security Essentials.

5 Sure Fire Social Media Tactics To Jump Start Your Job Search

Jason Yormark

A few years ago when I got laid off from Microsoft, I got a quick lesson in how important it was to invest time in your personal brand regardless of your job situation. I was competing with thousands of other job applicants with my traditional cover letter and resume, and regardless of my qualifications, was often buried in an inbox of competition. Instead, use a tool like Google Reader and subscribe to job listings where applicable.

20 Expert LinkedIn Guides

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn has made dramatic changes to its platform over the past 18 months, making what was a rather plain but effective business networking tool into a content-rich, visually dynamic, more interactive professionally-focused social network.

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

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Microsoft Shares School Leader Development Tool. Microsoft Prepares Students for 21st Century Caree. Microsoft Prepares 21st Century Leaders. Microsoft Supports Innovative Teachers, Students, Scaling Education Innovations. Using Google Applications in Research 7.

4 Must-Download Windows Phone Apps


And it’s all Microsoft’s fault for dropping the ball on world software domination. Just the fact of its availability represents a success for the app vendors Lazyworm Applications Ltd.

The NOW Revolution-not just another book about social media

Janet Fouts

Simply download the Microsoft tags application for your phone, take a picture of the tags and you’ll be automagically transported to a web page, video or resource for more information.

The Future of Digital Marketing According to the Giants

Webbiquity SMM

and Microsoft have been making acquisitions that could change the way digital marketing is done in the near future. Guest post by Clayton Wood. Google, Yahoo! What seemed to be objects of science-fiction books and shows are now being developed in the real world, and may be used for marketing.

4 Web Browsers for Android Devices


In the old days it was Microsoft Explorer or the highway. Firefox has positioned itself nicely as one of the most popular web browsers for the ‘grownup’ operating systems like Windows XP on up the Microsoft-ian scale.

How Live-Tweeting is Carrying the NBA Playoff Conversation

Convince & Convert

Microsoft Retires Email. By the end of June, Microsoft plans to have upgraded email services which will retire Windows Live Mail. In turn, users will be forced to select a new email application, or risk losing email access altogether. Steph Wins MVP (again!).

5 Reasons to Use Social Media Even If It’s Not Driving (Free) Traffic

Convince & Convert

In an interview of 40–60 minutes, it can be quite an effort to evaluate an applicant in terms of their skills and personality. Conversely, 1/3rd of employees also rejected applicants on the basis of what they found in their social media profiles. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

How to Write a Blog Post Your Audience Can’t Resist Sharing

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If you didn’t already, go back through your organized content and add images, video, statistics, case studies and other data or resource links to applicable sections. Content is the lifeblood of social media marketing.

The 5 Most Important Questions to Ask Prospective Facebook Ads Clients

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” Some applicants sent me a cover letter; others responded by claiming that they had looked at my specifications and were confident they could do the job.

Four Useful Dropbox iPhone Apps


The Dropbox application has become so big that the San Francisco Chronicle recently highlighted them in a feature article. Dropbox is BIG. It’s a cogent statement, acknowledging the massive success achieved by this SF Bay area digital titan of file storage.

Internet Marketing and SEO Analyst Job Opening

Bill Hartzer

Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.). Application. CS Creative is seeking an Internet Marketing Analyst, to work client-side with a leading technology company based in Dallas. This position will be responsible for keyword research, optimizing and coding various pages in HTML. The role involves working closely with the MarCom department and product line managers. It is a full-time contract position for 6-12 months with a possibility to extend.

Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

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Internet Applications. Mobile Applications & RFID. Desktop Applications. Enterprise Applications. Application Performance. Bob, a database applications programmer whos been working in high tech for 26 years, has an aptitude for math and logic. Bob, database applications programmer with Aspergers. Microsofts (un)secret weapon for winning the BI battle. Microsoft scales out SQL Server 2008, wants to democratize BI.