Shares of social networking and enterprise software provider LinkedIn (LNKD) are up $9.59, or 8%, at $132.50, after the company this afternoon reported Q1 revenue and profit per share that easily topped analysts’ expectations, forecast this quarter’s results higher as well, and raised its full-year outlook. Revenue in the three months ended in March rose 35%, year over […]
DOOM, Quake and, uh, Daikatana designer John Romero is back in the saddle. John Romero’s new shooter will be revealed on Monday After years of working on social and mobile games, the id Software Alumni seems to have made a return to the shooter genre. Earlier this week, Romero as good as confirmed rumours of […]
After testing the Placert proposition in its Netherlands home market, real estate sales tools and software supplier MindWorking adopted it straight away.
Who gets the most positive campaign coverage? Vox asked Crimson Hexagon, a social media software analytics company, to run the numbers, and the answer is John Kasich. Who gets the most negative coverage? Hillary Clinton. No surprise there, I suppose. Show More Summary
James Pearce, head of open source at Facebook, revealed how making its software and hardware public comes back to help the social network.
Cloud-based customer service software provider Freshdes […]
In an attempt to lure more users to use Facebook Messenger, the world’s largest social media company has announced the arrival of chatbots. During the F8 conference, Facebook’s annual event for software developers, Facebook Messenger...Show More Summary
Face recognition systems are getting very good at spotting a face in a crowd, whether using cameras in public places or software scanning millions of images posted to social media. Facebook's DeepFace system, for example, uses a neural-net based machine learning approach to identify any person with 97 percent accuracy. Show More Summary
The creator of the world's largest social network is betting on artificially intelligent software as the future of technology.
How do you keep the customer interested after they've been in their new house for a few months? ClientLinkt does a better job than most. The software integrates an automated social media outreach effort to Facebook and Twitter. Posts and tweets promote home-care efforts related to the service providers on your list....
Epson’s new all-in-one printer, the Epson XP-430, positions itself as an affordable wireless printer that also integrates with the photos on your social networks. You can use the included Epson Creative Print software to link your Instagram account and print out your photos, plus scan and share photos directly to your Facebook. Show More Summary
Marc Benioff didn’t always seem like the future standard bearer of the enterprise software business. He wasn’t a genius programmer or socially brittle nerd. He was in marketing at Oracle. While quick with a quip and happy to take on a spat, they always took on a genial, laughing tone. Show More Summary
As the socialverse continues to become a hub for customers to praise and grieve about the products and services they use, there are important lessons to be learned for any brand - whether you sell software or Sofritas.
A week before Facebook Instant Articles is set to open up to all publishers, the social network is working with content management systems and publishing software providers to make that process as simple as possible.
It has never been easier or cheaper to start a company that can grow to scale. Thanks to open-source software, social media platforms, broadband penetration, and--not least--the efforts of innovators...
Social media is a mainstay of B2C marketing, but it’s hard to imagine B2B brands rocking the most popular platforms today. How can you promote sophisticated financial instruments, cloud software, or heavy machinery on Instagram? It brings to mind an image of, say, a construction crane on the beach, with the caption “Sipping margaritas and [...]Show More Summary
Blind people can now enjoy Facebook’s news feed feature thanks to a new software tool developed by the social media company, Tech Crunch reports. Facebook launched on Tuesday a software tool called “automatic alternative text“(AAT), which can describe Facebook content to people who are visually impaired. Show More Summary
Less than one day after Microsoft Corp. released Tay, an artificially intelligent software chatbot that communicated through messages on social media services, the program went rogue.
Just in case the modern world hasn’t made you cynical and distrustful enough, just in case you’ve become demoralized by half the internet posts on your social media feed being
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