Chandra Hira

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The WWW’s Quarter-Life Crisis: As The Web Turns 25, The Threats It Faces

The creator of the World Wide Web is now calling for a long overdue Internet bill of rights.<p>Twenty five years ago today, a CERN engineer submitted a modest proposal to his bosses for a new communications format that would alter the the course of human history. Originally conceived as a way to …

A New Survey Reveals Which Social Media Brands People Are Most Attached To

See where Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, and other destinations rank.<p>To which social media brands do consumers feel the most attachment? Facebook ranked number one in a Brand Dependence Social Media Survey conducted by UTA Brand Studio in partnership with uSamp, a technology and …

Public Relations

How Facebook and Twitter built the best employee training programs in Silicon Valley

Training employees and managers is essential at any company but particularly for startups. Yet many avoid it because it seems too hard or expensive.<p>“A lot of companies think their employees are so smart that they require no training,” Andreessen Horowitz co-founder Ben Horowitz writes in his recent …

Silicon Valley

Move over Chrome, Google Docs has add-ons now too

Power users have been tricking out Google's Chrome browser with extensions for years, and now they can do the same with... Google Docs? Today the search giant launched an add-on store for its word processing and spreadsheet web apps so that productivity buffs can get more work done with less …

Amazon’s TV streaming box to ship with Netflix and Hulu Plus apps

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Amazon’s (S AMZN) Roku competitor, which could be unveiled any day now, won’t just peddle the company’s own video streaming …

Say bye bye to parmesan, muenster and feta: Europe wants its cheese back

Would parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.<p>As part of trade talks, the European Union wants to ban the use of European names like parmesan, feta and gruyere on cheese made in the United States.<p>The argument is that the …

Experts Predict the Future of Technology and You Will Probably Be Wearing It

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In ten years, finding and sharing information through the Internet will be so ingrained in our lives …

Twitter Can Tell You When Your Customers Are Happy, Sad, or Hungover | Inc.com

On Monday, Twitter released the results of its research on the usage of different words and phrases on the platform in 2013, broken down by days of the week and by month. Finding patterns across millions of 140-character posts, the company unearthed some useful information for business …

Social Media Marketing