LinkedIn purchased Lynda.com, an online learning company, for $1.5 billion. With the acquisition of Lynda.com, LinkedIn has entered the growing marketing for online education and learning and will soon be able to provide its members with educational videos and courses to help develop new skills.
Last week Facebook opened its new office called MPK 20 in Silicon Valley. It is a 43,000 square foot office, which according to Mark Zuckerberg, is “the largest open floor plan in the world”.
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There are major changes coming to Facebook. 25 new products and tools are set to be unveiled by the major social network within the next year or so.
Twitter has officially launched its Museum Week social media event on March 23, 2015. 56 Canadian institutions, including the National Gallery of Canada, the Royal Ontario Museum and the Art Gallery of Ontario, will participate in the virtual event all week long.
Microsoft is scrapping Internet Explorer and replacing it with a new web browser – Project Spartan. The switch will take place later this year. The new browser launch will coincide with the launch of Windows 10.
Last month, The Detroit Free Press reported a story about a Detroit Man named James Robertson, 56, who walked 34 km each day to and from work. The story went viral on the internet and was featured in the Toronto Star and the Toronto Sun. A crowdfunding campaign on social media raised over $300,000 and a shiny new car with insurance for him in less than a week.
The Apple Watch is almost here. The release date is set for April 24, 2015 and the price range will be from $349 to $10,000.
LinkedIn plans to take an aggressive approach to advertising. Last month, the social media platform announced new ad formats, which includes an innovative way for advertisers to reach LinkedIn users on websites other than LinkedIn.
From the Walking Dead to the House of Cards, TV Shows are extremely popular across the globe with a wide variety of TV Shows available online through video streaming services like Netflix, Shomi and Crave TV. Let’s have a look at the most anticipated TV Shows garnering the most buzz on social media.