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Sina plans New York IPO for Weibo microblog

by Associated Press
HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese internet company Sina Corp. plans to spin off its Twitter-like microblog service, Weibo, in a U.S. initial public offering to raise $500 million, a person with knowledge of the deal said Tuesday... Read more Feb 25 2014, 12:31am CST
 

LinkedIn gives members more room to share insights

by Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — LinkedIn is hoping to unleash more wisdom on its professional networking service by giving its 277 million accountholders more space to share their experiences and insights. A new feature rolling... Read more Feb 19 2014, 9:01am CST
 

Who Rules The Second Screen, Facebook Or Twitter?

Who Rules The Second Screen, Facebook Or Twitter?
by Forbes
Twitter’s user growth in the last couple quarters may have been less than stellar, but one place the social messenging service hasn’t disappointed is its hold on television viewers. Twitter executives see the so-called... Read more Feb 12 2014, 2:45pm CST
 

The Demise Of Sina Weibo: Censorship Or Evolution?

The Demise Of Sina Weibo: Censorship Or Evolution?
by Forbes
While China’s social media users are at home spending time with their families for the Spring Festival holiday, the rest of the world is busy trying to make sense of what happened to Sina Weibo. Engagement on the... Read more Feb 4 2014, 7:14pm CST
 

Facebook Tweaks News Feed Algorithm Again

Facebook Tweaks News Feed Algorithm Again
by Forbes
In a blog post, Facebook’s product manager for News Feed ranking, said that “Page admins can expect a decrease in the distribution of their text status updates, but they may see some increases in engagement and... Read more Jan 22 2014, 6:21am CST
 

Tumblr's Traffic Isn't Growing

Tumblr's Traffic Isn't Growing
by Forbes
The past year has been an up-and-down affair for Yahoo, with the company and its CEO, Marissa Mayer, scoring numerous PR coups while failing to make headway in its core business of selling digital advertising. One of... Read more Jan 21 2014, 1:27pm CST
 

First U.S. Police Department To Launch Weibo Account Will Urge Local Businesses To Create Their Own

First U.S. Police Department To Launch Weibo Account Will Urge Local Businesses To Create Their Own
by Forbes
A police department in southern California has started using Sina Corp.’s Weibo to get in touch with the growing number of its Chinese immigrants, and will approach local businesses to create their own accounts in the... Read more Dec 29 2013, 3:46am CST
 

Apple Removed Free Weibo from its Chinese App Store

Apple Removed Free Weibo from its Chinese App Store
by Bijon Kumar Pramanik
Apple was forced to remove second app in the last several months that deals with Chinese laws on internet censorship Read more Dec 18 2013, 8:43am CST
 

Sina Weibo's Censored Images Reveal Fear of China's Elite

Sina Weibo's Censored Images Reveal Fear of China's Elite
by Sumayah Aamir
A US-based site published many pictures that were deemed as a danger to the integrity of the state and get censored on the 'China's Twitter' Sina Weibo. Some of them were ludicrously funny since the fact... Read more Nov 16 2013, 6:44am CST
 

Twitter Facebook Celebrity Spat Continues to Grow Rivalry

Twitter Facebook Celebrity Spat Continues to Grow Rivalry
by Sumayah Aamir
The celebrity battle is the one big clash that contentiously strengthens Facebook and Twitter rivalry. However, Facebook is working on a new tool to capitalize. Read more Nov 11 2013, 10:49am CST
 

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