Category Archives: Facebook

In the recent times Social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc have experienced enormous growth. Professionals now go online to communicate and social networks are changing the way people engage and work.   Social networking sites have become very popular with Doctors, physicians & other medical professionals because they allow them to share journals, activities, events, and information within medical communities.   Social networks also connect doctors with patients. Hospitals use social networking sites […]

circleofmom

Sugar Inc., a leading online media and commerce company, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire San Francisco-based Circle of Moms, one of the largest social networks for moms and moms-to-be.   Originally launched on Facebook in 2008, Circle of Moms is the one of the largest and fastest-growing online community for moms. It connects over 6 million moms worldwide to share advice and support essential to the journey of motherhood. More […]

linkedin

According to Bullhorn – a company that develops recruitment software, among the social networking sites – LinkedIn leads rate of usage by recruiters and their effectiveness for sourcing candidates, followed by Twitter, and Facebook coming in third.   Bullhorn released a Social Recruiting Activity Report, which examines the usage of social media in executive and job recruiting.   According to the report, 48 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn exclusively. These recruiters have an average of […]

Many people could not access the FaceBook IPO as the site was down. So here is the complete Text:     Table of Contents DILUTION   If you invest in our Class A common stock, your interest will be diluted to the extent of the difference between the initial public offering price per share of our Class A common stock and the pro forma as adjusted net tangible book value per share of our Class A common stock […]

Facebook has filed the preliminary prospectus for its long-awaited initial public offering (IPO). The company is seeking to raise $5 billion. It will be one of the biggest tech IPOs of all time. For full details.pl. read: http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1326801/000119312512034517/d287954ds1.htm     Facebook’s IPO filing gives out lot of interesting information to anybody working in the social networking sector.   According to Facebook:   How We Create Value for Users   Our top priority is to build […]

medical

Social networking has become a major part of everybody’s lives to increase internal communication.   Social media are being used in a number of ways within the medical industry. Many Doctors, Medical Professionals and Hospitals are employing socially based, business-targeted solutions. In fact Medical Industry is experimenting new uses for social media are being developed every day.   Social Networking offers physicians the chance to connect with others in their profession for knowledge sharing, networking […]

google plus search

In a surprise move Google Search Engine has started indexing and posting content within Google Plus social networking site. It now gives an enormous advantage to Google Plus as compared to Facebook or Twitter. Because it is presumed that Google Plus content will get favored over other social networking sites. According to Amit Singhal of Official Google Blog: We’re transforming Google into a search engine that understands not only content, but also people and relationships. […]

social gaming

Social gaming refers to games that are played on social networks such as Facebook, featuring multiplayer gaming, and asynchronous game-play. With tens of millions of players actively playing social games every day, social gaming is one of the most popular pastimes for users on the internet. Games like FarmVille, Mafia Wars and Words with Friends are part of the zeitgeist of the internet. Zynga Games, the foremost company in social game development, is valued between […]

social networking sites

Social media has changed forever how we interact and connect online. Simply by updating a personal page or sending out a tweet, users can let their network of friends know what is happening in their lives. People can also send out videos, pictures and lots of other content with just a few clicks of a mouse. Social networking sites enable connecting with people and becoming member of communities of like minded people. Social networking sites […]

Not confirmed by Facebook yet but it has acquired location sharing service Gowalla. Gowalla like Foursquare is a social location sharing service. Gowalla has recently recast itself as a travel guide when it became apparent that rival Foursquare was growing far more quickly. For Facebook the acquisition of Gowalla helps in 2 major ways: 1. Facebook’s vision for Timeline Which is a mix of media to display different stages of a user’s life and integrate […]

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