It’s been a rough year for Zynga, which has relegated founder Mark Pincus to being chairman of the board. Fortune Live Media Zynga needs some good news, and fast: in its Tuesday quarterly earnings filling, the company reported that its daily active users rose from 27 million in the last quarter of 2013 to 28 […]
Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at Crew, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Andrea writes about psychology, creativity, and business over on the Crew blog. I spend all day on a computer. No, wait, that’s an understatement. I spend nearly every waking hour of every single day in front […]
Mac Bundles remain a solid way to save money on top Mac apps. The latest bundle from StackSocial demonstrates that well, as you name the price for 10 OS X apps including RapidWeaver and TuneUp. The apps highlighting this bundle are RapidWeaver (a top WYSIWYG HTML5 editor), well-known music organizer TuneUp, and Crossover, which lets you run […]
Not surprisingly, Facebook was found to be the dominant social network in the Middle East in a new study by Northwestern University in Qatar and the Doha Film Institute. continued… New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
Social gifting company Cleverbug and its CleverCards online greeting card service were the subject of the most recent edition of Facebook’s Success Stories, as the social network recognized Cleverbug’s gains in reach and conversions over the past 12 months. continued… New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
On the day that Facebook is holding its first-quarter earnings call, the social network also announced that Chief Financial Officer David Ebersman is leaving the company after nearly five years in the post, and he will be succeeded by current Vice President of Corporate Finance and Business Planning David Wehner, former CFO of game developer Zynga. […]
Facebook topped 1 billion monthly active users in October 2012, and the social network announced another milestone in its first-quarter-2014 earnings release, as it has now surpassed 1 billion mobile MAUs, ending the quarter at 1.008 billion. continued… New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
The New York Police Department is the latest organization to learn not to mess with the internet. In an attempt to engage with the city’s residents, the department asked Twitter users to share…
The growing maturity of the smartphone and tablet markets was readily apparent in Apple’s financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal 2014, which runs from the beginning of January to the end of March. Even though it sold a few more iPhones than it did in the second quarter of 2013, it sold […]
Uber is now live in 100 cities across the world, but it is likely to embrace new payment methods, including cash, in order to realize its goal of becoming a company that is relevant in emerging markets. Speaking at the company’s launch event in Bangkok, Thailand, earlier this month, Mike Brown – Uber’s regional general manager in Southeast […]
Blurb, the indie publishing platform that lets photographers self-publish their books, has joined forces with Amazon, the retail giant, to sell and distribute books produced and designed by Blurb authors. This opens up a great opportunity for photographers to propel their work into the public eye. To facilitate that, Blurb is introducing BookWright, a new design tool that includes, […]