Open source software solutions like Wildbook allow scientists to tag and photo-identify individual animals through photos and videos posted on platforms like Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and Vimeo.
Facebook is releasing a new iPhone app through the Apple App Store, but it’s not for everyone. It’s for the world’s software designers. This morning, the social networking giant unloaded an app-ified version of Origami, the primary design...Show More Summary
Facebook has announced that it paid 321 hackers worldwide last year over $1 million to help spot security flaws in the social network’s software. That brings the total amount of money awarded since the program started in 2011 to over $3 million. Show More Summary
The Award for Best Social Media Management Software Goes To... February 24, 2015 For a social perspective on the strengths and weaknesses of Social Media Management Software (SMMS), TrustRadius has released its free report of crowdsourced evaluations.
Timothy Campos, Chief Information Officer of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), the social media giant and market leader in its field, told The Wall Street Journal about the reason behind the productivity of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). According to Campos, as reported in a WSJ article, the reason behind Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s productivity and success is custom built software […]
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Apple has apparently been revising its app review strategy this week and has decided to reverse a previous decision that banned MassRoots, a marijuana-centric social app, from its software storefront. The application was booted from the App Store late last year (though it lasted much longer on the store than some other apps). According to App Store guideline […]
The outperformance was driven by an exceptionally strong holiday season, as people increasingly took to the web for shopping, streaming videos, accessing social media, playing games and downloading software on newly purchased as well as existing mobile devices. Show More Summary
Just days after Marin Software acquired France’s SocialMoov to built out is social media advertising reach comes one more social-ad-tech acquisition in the country. Perion Network has acquired MakeMeReach, a startup that lets mobile app developers extend ad campaigns to social media platforms. Show More Summary
Enterprise social network software provider Jive Software (JIVE) this afternoon reported Q4 revenue and earnings per share that topped analysts’ expectations, but forecast this quarter and the full year below consensus, and said it named its former head of marketing as its CEO. Revenue in the three months ended in December rose 21%, year over year, to $47.7 [...]
Cross-channel advertising cloud Marin Software, a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer, announced that it will acquire social advertising platform and fellow PMD SocialMoov, which serves Facebook and Twitter. The two companies said...Show More Summary
Social networking purveyor and enterprise software maker LinkedIn (LNKD) this afternoon reported Q4 revenue and profit that easily topped analysts’ expectations. Revenue in the three months ended in December rose to $643 million, yielding EPS of 61 cents. Analysts had been modeling $617 million and 53 cents per share. For the current quarter, the company sees [...]
Marin Software, the cross-platform ad network, is expanding deeper into social advertising. On the heels of reporting earnings of $27.0 million for Q4 but also a net loss of $33.2, and $0.97 per share, the company has announced thatShow More Summary
If you're an Android, iOS or Mac user who doesn't like the stock calendar app on your platform, you've probably tried (or at least heard of) Sunrise, whose socially-savvy software often fills in the feature gaps. And apparently, Microsoft has tried i...
Mobile social game company GREE has announced its partnership with MakeSchool, a San Francisco-based computer science and software development school. This partnership with see engineers from GREE’s Tokyo and San Francisco offices working with MakeSchool to develop the curriculum offered to students interested in learning to develop mobile games. Show More Summary
Jive Software has taken a revolutionary move toward delivering what the company is calling 'workstyle' products, and starting a migration away from the conventional 'social collaboration' paradigm. The company has announced three…
The popular video-sharing app Vine has unveiled a kid-friendly version of the software The Guardian can report. Known as Vine Kids, the app aims to filter out inappropriate content making it more suitable for children. The social media...Show More Summary
One of the fruits of Facebook’s recent hackathon in Seattle’s Space Needle was introduced Wednesday by software engineer Bob Baldwin, who announced in a Facebook post that thread titles in the social network’s Messenger application can...Show More Summary
Social software company Shareaholic argues that the shift from search to social is here with the release of a new set of data that reveals social media referral traffic is up 22.71% from this time last year. In total, in December 2014 top 8 social networks drove 31.24% of overall traffic to web sites. Show More Summary
Question for readers who teach networks: What software should I use for low tech undergrads? So far, I am having some real challenges… I have an undergrad class where the first major assignment is to download one’s Facebook network and analyze it. I have been using NetVizz, an app inside Facebook, to extract network data. […]