China’s Silicon Valley and 49 Asian Tech Stories You May Have Missed

Last week, Zhongguancun, China’s Silicon Valley had its plan approved for major changes as it aims to boost its total revenue to $1.54 trillion by 2020. It’s yet another sign that China is […] Related posts: Facebook China Rumor and 40+ Asian Tech Stories You May Have Missed Update 2: Reuters reported that someone familiar […]

Twitter News Service Here: "It's Called Twitter"

To set the record straight, there’s been a lot of confusion around what Twitter may or may not be doing, stemming from an interview Reuters did with Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.  Stone originally appeared to indicate that the company was considering partnering with news organizations on some kind of new Twitter news service. Since then, […]

Your Social Strategy May Lack Key Elements for Increasing Conversions

More WebProNews Videos As a business, it’s great to get out there and engage with customers. It’s great to use a variety of social media channels to open up communication and spread your marketing message, but what a lot of business decision makers might not realize is that it can be the combination of tactics […]

Could Twitter Data Replace Opinion Polls? [STUDY]

A new study from Carnegie Mellon University shows that analyzing data from Twitter yields the same results as conducting a public opinion poll. We’re willing to bet it probably costs less, takes less time and annoys fewer people, as well. A CMU team from the computer science department looked at sentiments expressed in a billion […]

LinkedIn Adds Former Ask.com CEO to Its Board of Directors

LinkedIn has added Skip Battle, the former CEO of Ask.com and a current board member of Netflix and Expedia.com, to its board of directors. Battle is the first independent director to join LinkedIn. According to Reuters, the 66 year old former executive joined the LinkedIn board several weeks ago, but the addition is only being […]