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Social Media Week launches the ultimate photo sharing contest: Instagram Your City

thenextweb.com
For the love of all things social on the Internet, we admire everything about Social Media Week, a worldwide event exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. Since its inception 4 years ago, Social Media Week has held conferences in more than 26 cities around the world. To celebrate its 6th global event...
Social Media Week launches the ultimate photo sharing contest: Instagram Your City

Nokia teases 'colorful' announcement Thursday from New Delhi

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Nokia already has one surprise scheduled for next week on the 14th, but it's doubling up by teasing more news Thursday in India. Scheduled for noon in New Delhi (2:30AM ET), all we have to go on are hints about "color", the yellow picture above and word that it's...
Nokia teases 'colorful' announcement Thursday from New Delhi

How Many People Use Twitter's Own Apps?

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On the latest Talk Show, Gruber wondered what the spread of Twitter clients really is. It made me realise that no one has really explored how many people use Twitter’s own apps. I thought I’d (try to) find out. Firstly, Twitter doesn’t report the information itself, so the only way...
How Many People Use Twitter's Own Apps?

Zuckerberg likely picks up $4.8 billion by exercising Facebook stock options

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Mark Zuckerberg, everyone’s favorite, cuddly billionaire, likely just exercised the option to purchase 120 million shares of Facebook. At 6 cents per share. According to the Chicago Tribune, the shares, once worth $7.2 million, priced at current secondary market rates, are worth roughly $4.8 billion. That, ladies and gentlemen, is a...
Zuckerberg likely picks up $4.8 billion by exercising Facebook stock options

South by North-East? Business trips abroad can build global links

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Hackney council was criticised for taking 25 businesses to the SXSW festival, but it will create jobs and boost the economyThe headline reads: council spends thousands on foreign holidays while bins overflow. This sums up the usual response to public servants - elected or otherwise - going on a trip...
South by North-East? Business trips abroad can build global links

Samsung building buzz ahead of Mobile World Congress

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The wireless industry’s biggest global event, Mobile World Congress, is still three weeks and an ocean away, but Samsung is already threatening to steal the show. Social media analytics blog Anlytk has compiled Twitter data on the most referenced terms over the last week surrounding MWC and found that Samsung...
Samsung building buzz ahead of Mobile World Congress

Facebook introduces Premium: A marketer’s dream, a user’s nightmare?

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“People worry that technology will disconnect us, but study after study…has shown that it strengthens us,” says Facebook’s COO Sheryl Sandberg today in New York City. Facebook enables marketers to take advantage of the same technology that all users have. “It enables brands to find their voices… and to have...
Facebook introduces Premium: A marketer’s dream, a user’s nightmare?
A look at the 9/11 Museum's first exhibit, which will showcase recorded memories

Samsung Galaxy S III Launching This Summer?

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Our favorite Samsung marketing executive, Younghee Lee, is back on the scene once again today and in a conversation with AllThingsD, she seems to hint at a major Samsung product launch that will coincide with the upcoming Summer Olympics in London. The company’s mobile phone division is a global sponsor...
Samsung Galaxy S III Launching This Summer?

Belfast joins 'global game jam'

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Belfast's self-styled 'leisure centre for geeks' is to take part in a global event to invent and complete new computer games from scratch over the course of a weekend....
Belfast joins 'global game jam'
AngelHack Launches A Startup Accelerator, Bringing Its Hackathon To 30+ Cities This Spring

How Campus Party’s next edition hopes to attracts over 200,000 participants and visitors

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Have you ever attended a Campus Party? If not, let’s hope you’ve already signed up for Sao Paulo’s. Although there are six days left before the event, which will take place from February 6th to 12th, it has been fully booked for quite a while. This has little to do...
How Campus Party’s next edition hopes to attracts over 200,000 participants and visitors

Nokia teases global event for Thursday

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The company promises an "exciting global announcement" on Thursday, which people will be able to watch online. [Read more]...
Nokia teases global event for Thursday

Inhabitat's Week in Green: ten earth activities, transnatural stools and wood ash bike frames

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Happy Earth Day! In honor of Earth Week, this week we took a moment to think about the origins of this now-global event, exploring...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: ten earth activities, transnatural stools and wood ash bike frames
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