Post Tagged with: "LinkedIn"

SlideShare Axes Its Freemium Model, Makes ‘Pro’ Features like Analytics Free
/ August 21, 2014 2:52 pm
SlideShare Axes Its Freemium Model, Makes ‘Pro’ Features like Analytics Free

TechCrunch reports “SlideShare, the LinkedIn-owned site that lets you upload and distribute presentations online, is turning over a new leaf today.” . Read More

LinkedIn to Pay $6 Million in Unpaid Overtime Wages and Damages
/ August 5, 2014 12:42 pm
LinkedIn to Pay $6 Million in Unpaid Overtime Wages and Damages

LinkedIn, the operator of an online professional network, said it will pay nearly $6 million to 359 current and former employees following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor. The agency found that LinkedIn was in violation of the overtime and record-keeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act by failing to record, account and pay for all hours worked in a workweek. Affected employees worked at the company's facilities in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York. . Read More

LinkedIn Introduces a Standalone Sales Navigator to Help Users with “Social Selling”
/ August 1, 2014 11:46 am
LinkedIn Introduces a Standalone Sales Navigator to Help Users with “Social Selling”

TechCrunch reports “LinkedIn is fleshing out its tools for salespeople today with a new version of its Sales Navigator.” . Read More

LinkedIn Reshapes Mobile Profiles to Put Relationships into Context
/ July 29, 2014 10:52 am
LinkedIn Reshapes Mobile Profiles to Put Relationships into Context

Mashable reports “The Company rolled out an update to its app Tuesday morning, unveiling completely redesigned user profiles that focus on adding contextual information.” . Read More

LinkedIn to Purchase Business Marketing Company Bizo for $175 Million
/ July 23, 2014 10:52 am
LinkedIn to Purchase Business Marketing Company Bizo for $175 Million

TechCrunch reports “LinkedIn just announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Bizo, a company that helps advertisers reach businesses and professionals.” . Read More

AdStage Raises Another $1Million to Launch its Cross-Network Ad Platform
/ February 25, 2014 5:18 pm
AdStage Raises Another $1Million to Launch its Cross-Network Ad Platform

TechCrunch reports that AdStage has raised additional $1 million in its recent round of funding from previous investor Digital Garage. AdStage provides advertisers with the ability to manage and create online ad campaigns across Facebook, Google, and other social networking sites. Read More

Marathon Patent Group Sues Five Tech Giants
/ February 14, 2014 2:35 pm
Marathon Patent Group Sues Five Tech Giants

Marathon Patent Group, an Alexandria-based patent licensing firm, said its subsidiary, Sampo IP, has filed patent infringement lawsuits against Facebook, Intuit, Amazon, LinkedIn and eBay. The suits, all filed in the U.S. District Court of Delaware, allege that the tech giants are infringing on patents related to communications systems and methods. The company did not indicate how much it is seeking in damages. Marathon currently owns 118 patents. Read More

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