More skilled tech workers came to the UK from India, the USA, and Australia in 2016 than from the top five EU countries, according to LinkedIn data. The data — touted in a Tech City UK study on Friday — shows that India provided 12% of all the skilled tech workers migrating to the UK in 2016, while the US provided 10%. Show More Summary
Like parent company Microsoft Corp., LinkedIn makes contributions to the open-source community on a regular basis. The social network bolstered its project portfolio once again today by releasing the code for a homegrown tool used internally to tackle technical problems. Show More Summary
A man claiming to be a Fox News production assistant, Joseph De La Cruz, scrubbed his online presence after being called out on Wednesday for tweets using crude, profane language to attack President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania and conservatives. Show More Summary
LinkedIn carried some of the jihadist content for eight years.
LinkedIn Tuesday revealed its third annual Top Voices list, as well as the top global hashtags used by those who made the cut. The professional network's top 10 marketing and social media voices for 2017 were: Zenith executive vice president and head of innovation Tom Goodwin Freelance copywriter Michael Spencer The Marketing Zen Group founder...
EFF is fighting another attempt by a giant corporation to take advantage of our poorly drafted federal computer crime statute for commercial advantage — without any regard for the impact on the rest of us. This time the culprit is LinkedIn. The social networking giant wants violations of its corporate policy against using automated scripts […]
German officials may want to offer some of their LinkedIn contacts endorsements for "espionage" and "subterfuge." Per Reuters, the country's BfV intelligence service has revealed that Chinese intelligence operatives are setting up fake social-media accounts and attempting to connect with senior diplomats and politicians not only from Germany, but from...
Today, Microsoft announced a major customer win thanks to its LinkedIn acquisition. Park Place Technologies, a leader in third-party datacenter maintenance and support, announced that it plans to deploy Microsoft cloud services including Dynamics 365, Office 365 and LinkedIn to its employees. Show More Summary
German intelligence services said that more than 10,000 citizens were targeted, adding to anxieties about Beijing’s efforts to infiltrate foreign governments and businesses.
Germany’s BfV domestic intelligence service has revealed that Chinese intelligence services are using fake LinkedIn profiles to connect with high-ranking German officials and politicians to gather information on them, reports Reuters. Show More Summary
Germany's domestic intelligence agency suspects Chinese spies of using the networking website to gather information. China is not happy about the accusation.
More than 10,000 German citizens may have been targeted
Almost exactly a year ago, Microsoft closed its acquisition of the world's leading business-focused social network. On December 8, 2016, Microsoft sealed the deal for the $26 billion purchase of LinkedIn. Today, LinkedIn has roughlyShow More Summary
This is the second post dedicated to the problems set posted on "Math, Math Education, Math Culture" LinkedIn group. Here is the original LinkedId discussion, again... if you happen to have a LinkedIn account. Here is the problem: Prove that the sequence a1=1, a2=11, a3=111, a4=1111,... contains a
Need some music for your company's holiday party? LinkedIn and Spotify have teamed up to create a holiday office party playlist for you to use.
Insufferable sonnets written mostly by HR people seemingly transported from another planet have taken over LinkedIn. Only LinkedIn’s algorithm or good taste (unlikely) can stop it.
Curious about which skills are trending among LinkedIn users with the same job title? The professional network's got you covered. LinkedIn Friday announced the launch of a new monthly notification that showcases relevant trending skills by fellow users with identical job titles. Clicking on skills in those notifications will bring users to insights on which...
The amount of workers who report quitting a position because it just isn’t flexible enough has practically doubled over the last three years, moving from 17 percent in 2014 to 32 percent in 2017. And, as a LinkedIn studyreleased earlier revealed, many emerging jobs are favoring flexibility as well as high location mobility. Why is flexibility emerging...
If you use social media as part of your marketing, you need to know about LinkedIn's SlideShare site. SlideShare allows you to share slideshow presentations, infographics, and other documents to a large audience online. If you've ever...Show More Summary
There's a new form of blog post going around comprising short, single-sentence paragraphs. Mostly marketing cliché delivered in the smugly impatient tone of know-it-all men, "Broetry" is the perfect material to game LinkedIn. “I probably average around, 4,000 engagements and 600,000 views per post,” said Fechter. Show More Summary