Posts Tagged ‘ Linkedin ’
Monday, September 12, 2016
Dearton Thomas Hector
Jeff Weiner, the helmsman of the largest social media network for professionals, seems like a man of few words. But the initiative that the LinkedIn CEO announced, in his choosy words, on Monday seeks to establish a better connect with millions of college students in the country. At the 200,000 squa...
India is the second-largest market for professional networking site LinkedIn Corp. And the company, which was recently acquired by Microsoft Corp for $26.2 billion, has big plans to grow its business in the country. In an interview with TechCircle, Virginia Sharma, director at LinkedIn Marketing Sol...
8 August, 2016 |
Yahoo! Inc.’s sale to Verizon Communications Inc. marks the end of an era for the Internet pioneer. The $4.83 billion price tag for a company which was once valued at $128 billion during the dotcom boom has become the talk of the town. Since the deal’s announcement leaders from the tech ...
26 July, 2016 |
Advertising spends on mobile phones are expected to touch $100 billion globally in 2016 and account for 51% of the total digital ad market but a majority of this is likely to go to large multinational players such as Google and Facebook. Even as that is a matter of concern for local ad-tech startups...
30 June, 2016 |
This could probably be music to Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal’s ears. The online retailer, which was recently in a controversy after deferring the joining date of campus recruits from IIM-Ahmedabad, has topped a list of India’s best employers. The list by professional networking platform Linkedln ra...
20 June, 2016 |
Microsoft Corp has agreed to acquire LinkedIn Corp for $26.2 billion in a deal that will combine the world’s biggest software maker with the largest global online network of professionals. This is the biggest acquisition by Microsoft ever and is nearly three times as large as the deal to acquire S...
13 June, 2016 |
1 June, 2016 |
Has the moment of reckoning arrived for Indian internet companies? As India’s e-commerce poster boy Flipkart suffered its fifth markdown this week, this was the question that was on everyone’s lips. Around $5.8 billion has been shaved off its mid-2015 value of $15.2 billion when it last ...
28 May, 2016 |
Our lives are irreversibly entwined with social media. Millions of people spend a huge chunk of their time on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat and many other social media platforms. Yet until recently, most of us have resisted the temptation of exchanging professional details on the...
18 April, 2016 |
Tiger Global Management-backed Freshdesk Inc, which provides a SaaS-based customer support platform for enterprises, has named LinkedIn India MD Nishant Rao as chief operating officer. In his role as COO, Rao will be responsible for all non-R&D aspects of Freshdesk’s operations, the company sa...
20 October, 2015 |