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Hillary Clinton was just as confused by LinkedIn as the rest of us

"How does this work?"<p>Over the years, LinkedIn has baffled millions of office workers as the social network bombarded them with emails about endorsements, connections, and skills. The near-universal reaction upon hearing about LinkedIn for the first time is to wonder: what the hell is that good …

FullContact hits Android to make your address book smarter

FullContact is a really useful service when it comes to keeping a clean, centralized contacts list across multiple accounts. It brought its full service to mobile with a really good iOS app back in January and now Android users can get in on the action.<p>As with the iOS version, you can use the app …

Instagram surges past Twitter to become 2nd biggest social network

Instagram hit a milestone this week, logging more than 400 million monthly users, solidly surpassing rival Twitter.<p>Instagram, a five-year-old site …

Social Media

The Internet’s Vanishing Point?

Tom Goodwin Contributor<p>Tom Goodwin is EVP, head of innovation at Zenith Media and the co-founder of the Interesting People in Interesting Times podcast and event series held at Soho House in New York.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The battle for consumers gets physical (instead of virtual)<br>• In the …

Facebook's Instagram Hits 400m Users, Beats Twitter

Facebook-owned Instagram has hit 400 million monthly active users, making it far larger than rival Twitter, as the social networking site looks to boost advertising revenues from the service.<p>It took nine months for the photo-sharing app to rack up its latest 100 million users in which celebrities …

David Beckham

Teens turning to counselling to cope with social media

Leading independent schools are increasing the numbers of psychologists to help teenagers cope with the pressures of appearing popular on social media<p>Children at leading independent schools are being forced into the hands of professional counsellors to help them cope with the pressures of appearing …

3 Quick Ways to Figure Out Someone's Email Address

Facebook Is Building An Empathy Button, Not “Dislike”. Here’s How It Could Work

The Dislike button has long been the most requested feature from Facebook users. So when Mark Zuckerberg today said in a public Q&A that the company was working on a way to show empathy for victims of tragedies and other things that are inappropriate to Like, news outlets around the world sprung …

12 Professional Networking Alternatives to LinkedIn by @albertcostill

LinkedIn has become the world’s largest online professional networking site. Here are 12 networking sites that you should also consider.The post 12 …

Networking

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Caliber is the Business Messaging App LinkedIn Needs

There’s been a lot of ‘Tinder for X’ companies over the past few years – I wrote about another one yesterday – and Caliber started out like that last year.<p>It applied the swipe left/swipe right model to making business connections but it’s now shed that idea to become a really handy professional …

Apps

Mac Setup: A Quadruple Display Mac Pro Workstation

This weeks featured Mac setup is the amazing quadruple tiled display desk of Teemu A., who uses this great workstation to run and manage a startup. …

Google Docs

Evernote is about to be crushed

Taking notes might look like a fad to some, a utility to others and an essential part of day-to-day life for the rest. Gone are the days of a PDA and …

Note-Taking

TransWorld Snowboarding Magazine app review: get accurate information on all snowboarding events

Introduction<p>Finding information on various snowboarding events can be an expensive affair if you have to purchase magazines every now and then. To …

Ginger for Android Lets You Switch Apps Without Closing the Keyboard

Ginger Software, makers of Ginger Keyboard for Android, has today released an update that makes it easy to quickly switch between different apps on your device, directly from your keyboard.<p>Dubbed the Smart Bar, the feature allows you to add commonly used apps (like messaging, calendars, Evernote, …

Apps

Metaflop Lets You Create and Customize Your Own Fonts for Free

If you're looking for the perfect font, but can't seem to find it, you might be able to make it. Metaflop Modulator makes it easy to create custom …