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    • STUDY: Photos Make Up Most Facebook Page Posts, But Videos Draw Huge Engagement
    • STUDY: One Out Of Six Primetime TV Viewers Are Also Using Facebook, Other Social Networks
    • Philadelphia To Facebook: We Are Not Camden
    • STUDY: Age Has Direct Correlation With Facebook Usage Patterns
    • Sheryl Sandberg: No 2008 Agreement With Google To Limit Recruiting Of Its Employees
    • Facebook Names Head Of Marketing Communications For Central And Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa
    • Facebook Offers More Details On New Pages Layout
    • REPORT: Facebook Working On Mobile Analytics
    • Mark Zuckerberg Not Pacified By White House Meeting On Government Surveillance
    • Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You March Madness
    • Social Media Jobs: McMurry/TMG, MRM//McCann, Agency 720
    • Ex-Facebook Software Engineer Josh Wiseman Surfaces At Education Startup Remind101
    • DataPoint: Will FunPlus’ Family Farm Find FarmVille-Size Success?
    • SPRING BREAK: Which Beach Destinations Have The Most Facebook Check-Ins?
    • Mark Zuckerberg Lives Vicarious-ly With Investment In AI Company
    • Privacy Groups Respond To WhatsApp Founder/CEO Jan Koum’s Blog Post With Updated FTC Filing
    • Facebook Opens Office In Jakarta, Indonesia
    • Sheryl Sandberg Sells Another 283K+ Shares
    • Mark Zuckerberg Slips From No. 1 To No. 9 On Glassdoor’s Highest-Rated CEOs List For 2014
    • Facebook Firmly Denies That It Was ‘Fully Aware’ Of NSA Surveillance

    STUDY: Photos Make Up Most Facebook Page Posts, But Videos Draw Huge Engagement

    All Facebook - 9 min 1 sec ago

    While photos remain the most common type of post for Facebook pages, and they continue to generate strong engagement, videos result in significantly higher engagement, yet they accounted for just 3 percent of pages’ posts in a recent study by social analytics firm Quintly, compared with 54 percent for photos.

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    HTC One (M8) hands-on: Will a bump in specs and better camera performance really be enough?

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 29 min 21 sec ago

    The launch of the HTC One (M8) might not have been a well-kept secret, but as HTC’s range-topping device for the next year, it will need to fend off ‘the... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    HTC One (M8) officially launched with 5″ 1080p display, 2.3GHz quad-core processor and Sense 6 UI

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 29 min 53 sec ago

    HTC has confirmed one of the most leaked handsets in recent memory, its new flagship HTC One (M8). The device, as its name suggests, is a successor to the original... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    Engineering spirals: 10 philosophies to facilitate innovation

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 40 min 58 sec ago

    Daniel Jacobson (Twitter | LinkedIn) is the VP of Edge Engineering for the Netflix API. Prior to Netflix, Daniel ran application development for NPR where, among other things, he created the NPR API. He is also the co-author of APIs:... Keep reading →
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    STUDY: One Out Of Six Primetime TV Viewers Are Also Using Facebook, Other Social Networks

    All Facebook - 1 hour 4 min ago

    The television is definitely not the only screen capturing viewers’ attention, as a new study by the Council for Research Excellence found that one out of six primetime TV watchers are also using social media, and about one-half of their social media activity is related to the programming they are watching.

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    Nokia hosting ‘more’ Lumia event on April 2 in San Francisco to talk about Microsoft’s acquisition

    TNW just got an invite to a Nokia “more” event on April 2 in San Francisco. While details are scarce, the company did make it clear the event will be... Keep reading →
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    Google Ventures-backed Rumr launches its semi-anonymous chat app for iOS and Android

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 1 hour 44 min ago

    You’ve probably heard a whisper of a secret that anonymous messaging apps are hot right now. Behold the latest: Rumr, a group chat app that tells you who’s in the... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    First Follower shows who the first person to follow you on Twitter was

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 1 hour 45 min ago
    Twitter turned eight last week, and a tool that locates your first tweet surfed that wave, becoming popular among users of the microblogging service. Following on from that is First... Keep reading →
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    Twtrland launches a new version of its powerful social data toolset, this time aimed at businesses

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 1 hour 45 min ago

    Social analytics platform Twtrland has been providing fancy stats about individuals for over a year, and today the Israeli startup behind it is launching a business-focused product called, unsurprisingly, Twtrland... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    Philadelphia To Facebook: We Are Not Camden

    All Facebook - 1 hour 50 min ago

    The Delaware River separates Philadelphia from Camden, N.J., but the river has apparently run dry when it comes to location on Facebook, as WHYY/Newsworks reported that Philadelphia users of the social network are frustrated about their posts being tagged with “in Camden” or “near Camden.”

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    Shazam boosts its dance music credentials, inking deal to access Juno’s arsenal of electronic music – including vinyl

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 1 hour 51 min ago
    Music-tagging service Shazam has announced a new tie-up with dance music store Juno, one that will see millions more dance tracks added to Shazam’s database. This news comes a little more... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    OnePlus, the startup founded by a former Oppo exec, will unveil its first smartphone on April 23

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 2 hours 20 min ago
    OnePlus has been teasing its first smartphone, simply called the ‘One’, for a few months now by drip-feeding features and specs in its forums. It promised to launch the device... Keep reading →
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    STUDY: Age Has Direct Correlation With Facebook Usage Patterns

    All Facebook - 2 hours 22 min ago

    At various points over the past year, the Internet has been aflutter with the idea that Facebook is having trouble attracting younger users to its platform. However, recent statistics from PrivacyGuard, an identity-theft-protection company, show that these claims may be overstated. In fact, there appears to be a direct correlation between a person’s age and the likeliness that they’re on Facebook.

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    Fleksy gamifies its Android keyboard app by awarding badges to those who master the advanced features

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 2 hours 45 min ago
    Smart keyboard app Fleksy is rolling out version 2.0 for Android today, an update that includes personalization via the cloud, and badges. With My Fleksy personalization, the company strives to... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    HTC’s new One ‘M8′ smartphone will get a Google Play Edition, HTC Gallery app suggests

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 2 hours 49 min ago
    HTC is set to unveil a new version of its One Android smartphone today, codenamed M8, but a new app listing has all but confirmed that a Google Play Edition is... Keep reading →
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    Spotify Premium is now 50% off for college students in the US

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 3 hours 5 min ago

    Spotify wants more fans. After offering a free, shuffle-based version of its music streaming service on iOS and Android, it’s now tempting college students in the US with 50 percent... Keep reading →
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    Sony to sidestep Google’s Android Wear OS for its own Android wearables

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 3 hours 12 min ago

    Sony will not use Google’s recently announced Android Wear operating system for its wearable devices, like the SmartWatch 2, the company has reportedly confirmed to CNET. According to the report, head... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

    Facebook platform industry hires: Offerpop

    Inside Facebook - 3 hours 30 min ago


    Offerpop, a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer in apps, announced today a round of talented new hires. The newest members of Offerpop come from companies such as Brown University, UBS Financial Services and Cassidy Turley.

    Here’s the full list:

    • Matthew Davie, Senior Product Manager, from Penton
    • Aaron Graham, Design Manager, from Spring Creek/Mediabrands
    • Evan Miller, Corporate Sales Executive, from Cassidy Turley
    • Kevin Kleinman, Corporate Sales Executive, from Madison Logic
    • Fred Hwang, Account Executive, from Splice
    • Katie Barnwell, Business Analyst, Brown University
    • Jenny Zhang, UI/UX Designer, from Sailthru
    • Peter Chan, Senior Product Manager, from Billtrust
    • Adam Lamartine, Senior Marketing Designer, from LivePerson, Inc.
    • Winson Yuan, Junior Front End Developer, from General Assembly
    • Derek Cheng, Finance Operations Specialist, from UBS Financial Services


    Companies who want their new hires included in the post must contact us directly at justin.lafferty (at) insidenetwork.com. Must be a Facebook PMD or Facebook Strategic PMD to be included.

    Image courtesy of Offerpop’s Facebook page.

    Categories: Facebook

    CodeBunk’s collaborative editor, compiler and video chat platform adds 6 new programming languages

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 3 hours 37 min ago
    CodeBunk, a platform for collaborative coding and feedback, has announced that it now supports a range of new programming languages. As well as being a shared space for coding, the... Keep reading →
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    Cut the Rope maker ZeptoLab wants to cancel King’s EU ‘Candy’ trademark, and maybe rain on its IPO parade

    The Next Web - Facebook-tagged - 3 hours 45 min ago
    Candy Crush Saga creators King may have canned plans to trademark the word ‘Candy’ in the US, but its application to own rights to the word in the EU remains... Keep reading →
    Categories: Facebook

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