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Facebook Loses 5 Million Active U.S. Users! Call It A Sign?

Facebook Loses 5 Million Active U.S. Users! Call It A Sign?

It’s being reported that the social giant, Facebook,  lost approximately 5 million active users in the month of May. According to Inside Facebook, Facebook’s active users were down to 149.4 million in May. That’s goes in to comparison of the 155.2 million tallied in April. But that’s not where it stops! Additionally, Facebook has seen a decline in the UK, […]

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Twitter & Facebook To Be Used By Homeland Security For Terror Alerts

Twitter & Facebook To Be Used By Homeland Security For Terror Alerts

This is actually a good inexpensive method for delivering news to the masses – use Twitter and Facebook. That’s exactly the plan coming from the Department of Homeland Security. According to the Associate Press, “Terror alerts from the government will soon have just two levels of warnings — elevated and imminent — and those will be relayed to the public […]

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LinkedIn Reaches 100 Million Users, More Than Half From Outside The U.S.

LinkedIn Reaches 100 Million Users, More Than Half From Outside The U.S.

Lookout Facebook, LinkedIn is on the move. Today, LinkedIn announced it has reached a major milestone in its development: 100 million professionals are now members of the world’s largest professional network. This still doesn’t put LinkedIn anywhere near Facebook’s 500 million users but it shows that LinkedIn is no fly by night operation and is here to stay. In the […]

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Take That Groupon, Facebook Raises $1.5 Billion

Take That Groupon, Facebook Raises $1.5 Billion

And y’all thought that $1 Billion that Groupon raised a while back was a lot. Facebook has just announced it has raised $1.5 billion at a valuation of approximately $50 billion. The transaction consisted of two parts. Today, Goldman Sachs completed an oversubscribed offering to its non-U.S. clients in a fund that invested $1 billion in Facebook Class A common […]

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Google Getting Ready To Launch Groupon Competitor, Google Offers

Google Getting Ready To Launch Groupon Competitor, Google Offers

This should come as no surprise to anyone. After Google failed in its attempts to buy Groupon, they have decided to stand up a competing service called Google Offers. Mashable first broke the story after gaining access to a confidential fact sheet that described the program. This is the way business goes though, if you can’t buy them, beat the […]

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